Observation 53451: Lactarius Pers.

When: 2010-09-21

Collection location: Kootenai Co., Idaho, USA [Click for map]

Who: caphillkid

No specimen available

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
2010-09-22 08:50:57 AEST (+1000)

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

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