Name: Russula albonigra (Krombh.) Fr.
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First person to use this name on MO: Douglas Smith
Editors: Alan Rockefeller, walt sturgeon, Erlon Bailey, Johannes Harnisch

Nomenclature:

Rank: Species

Status: Accepted

Name: Russula albonigra

ICN Identifier: missing

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Author: (Krombh.) Fr.

Citation: Hymenomyc. eur. (Upsaliae): 440 (1874)

Classification:

Domain: Eukarya

Kingdom: Fungi

Phylum: Basidiomycota

Class: Agaricomycetes

Order: Russulales

Family: Russulaceae

Genus: Russula

Lifeform:
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This is a rather large Russula that darkens considerably with age.
Cap with white back ground becoming black or dark brown quickly, not turning red,
Gills whitish at first or with dark spots, darkening to black or dark brown when cut or bruised,
Spore print white (A),
Stalk white at first becoming dark brown or black,
Flesh white at first darkening to blackish when bruised or cut without reddish stains,

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does this species grow with Douglas-fir and spruce?
By: Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
2010-04-08 16:48:53 CDT (-0400)
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