Name: Russula brevipes Peck
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First person to use this name on MO: Darvin DeShazer
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Nomenclature:

Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Russula brevipes

Author: Peck

Citation: Ann. Rep. N.Y. St. Mus. 43: 66 (1890)

Misspellings: Russala brevipes

Classification:

Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Russulales

Family: Russulaceae

Genus: Russula

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Holotype collected in New York.

Brief Description:

This is a rather large hard fleshed and white mushroom,
Cap white often discolored whitish,
Gills white,
Spore print creamy white to white (A-C),
Stalk white thick hard,
Flesh white, hard, thick but brittle, not staining,
Taste mild-sharp in some varieties,

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Created: 2007-01-10 00:04:01 EST (-0500) by Darvin DeShazer (darv)
Last modified: 2019-04-26 09:26:28 EDT (-0400) by Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
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