Observation 99524: Lactarius piperatus (L.) Pers.
When: 2012-07-08
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Latex white, immutable. Latex taste: HOT ! Under fagus

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In my opinion it’s not L. pallidus
By: ThKgk
2012-07-17 07:31:40 CDT (-0400)

It doesn’t look like L. pallidus. Look here for some typical. http://www.funghiitaliani.it/index.php?showtopic=15373 It could be L. piperatus, (a rather rare species in Germany), because the stem is very long and thick for the relatively small cap. This Lactarius has a hot taste, a white, very hot, unchangable milk and decurrent, crowded, narrow, creamy white Gills. The odor is fruity. Look here http://www.funghiitaliani.it/index.php?showtopic=15206.

this has very narrow gills
By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2012-07-08 13:06:20 CDT (-0400)

Is that correct? They look almost non-existent.

By: deuteragenie
2012-07-08 11:54:22 CDT (-0400)

Smell : light, fruity

Created: 2012-07-08 11:48:59 CDT (-0400)
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