Observation 10202: Lactarius Pers.

When: 2008-08-12

Collection location: Kinns Rd. Park, Clifton Park, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

These bleed a clear latex, that stains the gills brown. Found in mixed forest.

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57% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Gills bleeding clear latex.
7% (3)
Recognized by sight: Viscid brown cap, whitish to whey like latex, stains the gills brown, found in the east under oaks,
Used references: North American Species of Lactarius, L. R. Hesler, A. H. Smith

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Not sure
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2010-03-11 13:10:28 CST (-0500)

what this is, maybe Walt or Irene will know. It looks to brown and argillaceifolius also has creamy white ltx.

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