Public Description of Russula decolorans (Fr.) Fr.

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Name: Russula decolorans (Fr.) Fr.
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Description status: Unreviewed

Taxonomic Classification:

Domain: Eukarya
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Russulales
Family: Russulaceae


General Description:

Cap yellowish-ocher to deep or bright orange,
Gills pale colored graying in age,
Spore print pale yellowish (E-F),
Stalk white also graying in age,
Flesh noticeably graying in age or when exposed to the air,
Taste mild,
Russula decolorens (3) Russula decolorens (2)


Habitat:

Conifer woods


Look Alikes:

Other graying yellow caped species are Russula claroflava = Russula flava


Uses:

Edible


Notes:

“Common Name: Graying Russula”


Description author: Johannes Harnisch (Request Authorship Credit)
Description editors: Nathan Wilson, IntoTheFlames


Created: 2009-04-27 17:38:40 CDT (-0400) by Johannes Harnisch (Johann Harnisch)
Last modified: 2011-10-25 14:06:43 CDT (-0400) by IntoTheFlames
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