Observation 51635: Lactarius thyinos A.H. Sm.

When: 2010-08-27

Collection location: Forest near Elgin St., Pembroke, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

45.802014° -77.13516°

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

Found under balsam fir in Zone 46: an orange Lactarius with some zoning of the cap and reddish latex.

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By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2010-08-30 20:46:41 CDT (-0400)

seems to be a confused genus. MO has four observations currently identified as this species. Two are orange and two are pink. Two are in south Asia and two are in north-east North America, but this split doesn’t correspond to the colors (one of each color in each of the two geographic regions). Hmm …

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