Observation 74682: Hypomyces lactifluorum (Schwein.) Tul. & C. Tul.
When: 2011-08-26
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found near campground entrance/hook up site entrance and pay station.

Fruiting beneath Douglas fir and Western Hemlock trees where many indian pipe(Monotropa uniflora) were photographed a few months ago. Russula brevipes are clearly the parasitized fungi in question due to crisp(mildly fishy odor) and bright white, dense flesh inside.

Temp: Low 70’s sunny- no rain since last week.

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Thanks Britney-
By: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)
2011-08-26 12:39:05 PDT (-0700)

Totally surprising today due to how dry as a bone it’s been up here!

Bet yours will be out in the next few weeks hopefully- happy hunting ;)

cool find!
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2011-08-26 12:32:32 PDT (-0700)

can’t wait til my lobster patch is fruiting. Cool find!

Created: 2011-08-26 12:23:40 PDT (-0700)
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