Observation 5238: Lactarius alnicola A.H. Sm.
When: 2007-11-18
Who: Oaklander
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Unknown milkcap. Found in mixed oak/hardwood/chapparal. Somewhat viscid to tacky pileus and stalk. Not staining when cut except Gills exude white milk slowing turning yellowish.

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Lactarius alnicola
By: Nathaniel Segraves (nlsegraves)
2007-11-27 12:10:17 CST (-0500)

They look like maybe L. alnicola. The viscid cap and scrobiculations on the stalk match the description. The habitat and the latex also matches. I have been finding these ofter in the SCMs as well.

Created: 2007-11-27 00:08:30 CST (-0500)
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