Observation 10133: Russula Pers.

When: 2008-08-28

Collection location: Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

No specimen available


This started becoming very abundant around June I have tryed it and has good flavor. The spore print is white but on some specemens I have found the spore print has a yellow tent to it. Some get very larg. Grows under Hard woods creats a mush hump

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:04:20 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Page area Fayette CO. West Virginia’ to ‘near Page, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA



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35% (5)
Recognized by sight: Found growing barried in leaf litter. The cap is somewhat cracked at times
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com David Aurora Mushrooms dymystifyed.
Based on microscopic features: spores 7 microns oval with warts
74% (2)
Recognized by sight: either R. crustosa (which isn’t green) nor R. virescens (which is an European species who’s occurrence in NA is doubtful)

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Russula virescens
By: Dimitar Bojantchev (dimitar)
2008-08-29 12:40:03 PDT (-0700)

A classic Russula.

By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-08-28 22:36:51 PDT (-0700)

Created: 2008-08-28 19:54:25 PDT (-0700)
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