Public Description of Russula paludosa Britzelm.

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Name: Russula paludosa Britzelm.
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Description status: Unreviewed

Taxonomic Classification:

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

General Description:

Cap 6-13 cm, reddish with orange colors,
Gills white at first becoming cream yellow or grayish,
Spore print pale yellow-cream or even pale yellow orange,
Stalk 4.5 cm tall by 1-4 thick, white,
Flesh white not staining or bruising,
Taste mild-acrid,


mixed woods (conifers and deciduous)


said to = R. integra Fr. p.p. but so is R. velenovskyi, said to = R. integra
This is rather a hard one to identify.

Need to clarify the concept relative to these two taxa to complete this description.

Description author: Johannes Harnisch (Request Authorship Credit)
Description editor: Nathan Wilson