Observation 170929: Russula vinosa Lindblad

GPS coords approx for area
collected by Tim Chipchar

upland Jack Pine (Pinus banksiana) forest, burned in 2011 (3 yrs ago), sandy soil

Special notes:
gills and stipe blackening as dries out
fruiting body relatively small, short and stout
cap a deep purple, blackening on edges, lighter brown-orange in dipped centre

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