Observation 15451: Lactarius Pers.

When: 2008-12-15

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

Who: John Harlan (harlanx6)

No specimen available

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it does have the aspect of a lactarius.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-12-20 15:34:02 PST (-0800)

is it wet from rain, not viscid?
to get latex from these guys, just run a fingernail along the gills…fresh ones like this should bleed nicely…then observe for color changes. also, taste it! w/out that, further ID will be difficult…

Latex is visible on a finger also.
By: DannyGlick
2008-12-20 14:02:43 PST (-0800)
Looks a lot like a Lactarius species.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-12-20 10:25:43 PST (-0800)

I think there may be some some latex visible between the gills.

Created: 2008-12-15 18:20:19 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2008-12-15 18:20:19 PST (-0800)
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