Observation 96229: Lactarius circellatus Fries
When: 2012-06-03
No herbarium specimen

Notes: – On grass, in parc
- cap +/- 3cm
- abundant milk
- milk taste: burning, lasting at least 2 minutes.
- burning sensation disappeared after 20 cl of red wine (Merlot, from Sicilia). Reaction to other wine types unknown, due to lack of specimens for testing.

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Recognized by sight: growing with Carpinus?

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More confirmation
By: deuteragenie
2012-06-14 15:29:46 EDT (-0400)

Other specimens growing at that location currently clearly show circles on cap. This point indeed to L. circellatus.

By: deuteragenie
2012-06-04 13:13:51 EDT (-0400)

Yes, growing on grass under big carpinus

Also, see here, found a meter away : http://mushroomobserver.org/96312?q=I8pf

By: deuteragenie
2012-06-04 06:47:35 EDT (-0400)

Location edited – thx.

To update the location
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2012-06-03 17:00:27 EDT (-0400)

At the top of the page, click on “Edit Observation”
(Only the owner of the page can see this option)
Then fill out the box “Where”

Milk color
By: deuteragenie
2012-06-03 15:31:39 EDT (-0400)

- Milk color : white.
- After 20 minutes, still white.
- Location: Bad Godesberg, Germany (there does not seem to be a way to update the location of the observation…)

Created: 2012-06-03 15:27:07 EDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2012-06-14 15:29:55 EDT (-0400)
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