Observation 10459: Lactarius piperatus (L.) Pers.

When: 2008-09-05

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

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

No specimen available

Found thes growing in the forrest behind the Mossy area Milk is white unchaging. Tast very pepery and satys with you for a while. My toadstool Tester Blade had to wash his mouth out. Spore print is white

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:03:06 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Mossy off of Hwy 612 Fayette Co. West Virginia’ to ‘near Mossy off West Virginia Route 612, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA



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Recognized by sight: Found growing under hardwoods
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com Mushrooms Dymystifyed David Aurora page71
Based on microscopic features: spores are 6 microns somewhat round to Elliptical. sproes appear to have warts
Based on chemical features: taste test very peppery withthe sinsation lingering in your mouth for a good 30 min.

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