Observation 71640: Russula amoenolens Romagn.
When: 2011-07-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Fruiting beneath a small maple tree in the grass. Stranger smell- nutty and somewhat soapy. Not sure yet which Russula this could be…?

Temp: low 70’s, light rain, overcast.

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R. amoenolens group-
By: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)
2011-07-16 13:29:10 AEST (+1000)

seems correct after visiting a few other sources online. Definitely one of the strangest smelling mushrooms I’ve come across- like a burnt, nutty, sweet soapy smell to me… I guess I’ve never really bothered analyzing Russula sp. as intently as these today- :)

Thanks for your help again Christian!

Something in the
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-07-16 07:15:17 AEST (+1000)

cerolens_/_amoenolens group, I imagine

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