When: 2008-11-12

Collection location: Marble Mountain Ranch, Siskiyou Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: John Harlan (harlanx6)

No specimen available

Soil substrate, douglas fir-tanoak canopy. 1" to 1.5’ cap. Salmon pink color.


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Looks like L. xanthogalactus
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2008-11-13 03:20:51 MST (-0700)

Need to see the latex, it should be white, and then change yellow in 10-15 secs. If it is cold and damp out, it might take 1-2 mins, it helps to breathe on it to warm up the latex and it will change yellow quicker.

If that is true, then these are L. xanthogalactus

A neat Lactarius
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-11-13 00:06:51 MST (-0700)

I’m sure someone will recognize it, but it is always helpful to know the colour of the latex, and if/how it changes.