Observation 100384: Russula mairei Singer

When: 2012-07-15

Collection location: Bad Godesberg, Germany [Click for map]

Who: deuteragenie

No specimen available

Taste – very acrid

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Most likely Russula mairei
By: ThKgk
2012-07-16 10:32:19 AST (-0400)

If the taste is very hot, the spore print is white (I’m shure it is) and you found the mushroom in the beech wood, it is most likely Russula mairei. Is a very common Russula in German beech woods. If you peel off the skin of the cap the underlying flesh should be pink.

Created: 2012-07-15 12:35:02 AST (-0400)
Last modified: 2012-07-16 10:34:02 AST (-0400)
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