Observation 154487: Lactarius xanthogalactus Peck

When: 2013-11-24

Seen at: Mendocino, California, USA [Click for map]

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Who: Fiona (fvirani29)

Specimen available

It has a viscid cap. It is orangish/pinkish in color. It milks a yellow milk when you break its cap indicating it is a Lactarius. The cap was 3-7cm broad. It has amyloid spores as well!

Lactarius xanthogalactus Peck, Bull. Torrey bot. Club 34: 346 (1907)


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Recognized by sight
Used references: Mushrooms Demystified by David Arora
Based on microscopic features: Amyloid spores

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