Observation 67343: Lactarius deliciosus group

When: 2011-05-13

Collection location: Little Hartley, New South Wales, Australia [Click for map]

Who: Lucy (lucya)

No specimen available

near Eucalyptus and pine trees

Proposed Names

51% (3)
Recognized by sight
90% (2)
Recognized by sight: My guess: either introduced from somewhere with pine, or endemic to Australia

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Didn’t check
By: Lucy (lucya)
2011-05-14 04:06:52 EDT (-0400)

But can do so tomorrow.

By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2011-05-14 02:44:46 EDT (-0400)

Did you observer the latex at all? With Lactarius sp. damage the gills with your fingernail/small knife and note the color of the latex, also taste a small amount (spit afterwards) sometimes the latex can help produce a proper identification.

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