Observation 14107: Russula alutacea (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2008-11-13

Collection location: Southeast Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Creamy to yellowish gills. Associated with Douglas fir.


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Recognized by sight
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Used references: Aurora’s Mushrooms Demystified, p. 102. This seems to be the only species which fits this mushroom in Aurora. The yellowish-(light)brown spore print, the yellowish (straw-colored?) gills, striate margin, cap 15-20cm wide; stalk 10-12cm tall. While it is “abundant under coastal pines in fall” this collection was found under a solitary Douglas-fir in SE Portland.

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