Observation 14123: Lactarius xanthogalactus Peck

When: 2008-11-13

Collection location: Mendocino, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ryane Snow (snowman)

No specimen available

Notes:
found in mixed conifer forest intermingled with tanoak

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Recognized by sight: I’m used to calling this L. chrysorheus but I guess it is now L. xanthogalactus

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A look-alike
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2008-11-14 04:21:20 CST (-0500)

in every way, is Lactarius chrysorrheus, but it was described from Europe and grows with Quercus. It’s quite possible to find in the eastern US with the right host.

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