Observation 61787: Russula sect. Emeticinae Melzer & Zvára.
When: 2011-01-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I’m not sure I know the difference between the red phase of Russula creamoracolor and Russula emetica. So I may be off on these.

I did taste it, it was slowly acrid, but certainly not the worst I’ve tried.

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The habitat
By: Tom (LanLord)
2011-01-07 17:02:11 EST (-0500)

El Corta de Madera is a mix of both deciduous (live oak, tan oak, madrone, bay, manzanita and perhaps a couple others, but I don’t know if I’ve ever seen beech there) and conifer (doug fir, some pine, redwood) so I would think the habitat should be okay for R. emetica/R. cremoricolor.

I think
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2011-01-07 16:40:31 EST (-0500)

Russula emetica and cremoricolor is the same. See comment to obs 34600.
But the habitat here suggests something else (had it been in Europe, I would have guessed Russula mairei).

Nice pics
By: Charles Seltenright Sr (Shroomin Yooper)
2011-01-07 05:23:53 EST (-0500)

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