Observation 79741: Lactarius pubescens var. betulae (A.H. Sm.) Hesler & A.H. Sm.

When: 2011-10-16

Collection location: Watsonville, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Justin Pierce (Mycopath)

No specimen available

found in landscaped front yard in a sodded lawn under birch trees, looks like some of them got the lawn mower treatment.


Copyright © 2011 Justin pierce
Copyright © 2011 Justin pierce

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26% (2)
Recognized by sight: cap whiteish to pale pink to orangeish
sunken center
bearded with wooly hairs rolled under when young
gills white/tinged pink
snaps like chalk
likes birch

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