Observation 53451: Lactarius Pers.
When: 2010-09-21
Who: caphillkid
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Very distinctive odor, spicy but also like fresh grapes. Found among conifers, ~2300ft elevation.

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Recognized by sight: It is a so-called bearded milk cap

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Lactarius payettensis
By: caphillkid
2010-09-21 15:50:57 PDT (-0700)

Thanks. I believe you are correct. No latex exudes, but the taste is very bitter.

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