Observation 97411: Russula Pers.
When: 2012-06-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Yet another russula… which ?

Cap size: 5 cm
Cap color: olive brown
Cap is “chamoiré”, whatever that is in English.
Felsh is white, immutable
Smell: light, pleasant
Gills break easily in many pieces, can be detached
Cap cover can be rather easily separated from cap flesh

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: you have to taste it to assure if it is acrid or mild! But never deal with Russula anyway without microscope and years of experience :)

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By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-06-15 13:51:11 CDT (-0500)

so we have the same species in both observations and it is not R. ionochlora. This one is mild and grows with oak.
But I do not know which one this is.
If the odor were more like mouldy cheese (like Camembert) …

More info
By: deuteragenie
2012-06-15 13:36:46 CDT (-0500)

On grass, in parc, near carpinus
Taste: strongly acrid

Created: 2012-06-15 12:21:22 CDT (-0500)
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