Observation 169196: Russula bicolor Burl.

When: 2014-07-07

Collection location: Edmunds, Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)

No specimen available

On mossy ground in mixed woods. Cap 4.5 cm, yellowish center with rosy pink lined/grooved margin, sticky when wet. White attached brittle gills. White fragile stuffed stem, 3 cm x 1 cm. Very hot taste. Slight unpleasant odor. White spore deposit.


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Recognized by sight: sticky cap with “strawberries and cream” coloring, white gills and stem, hot taste, white spore deposit
Used references: Keys to the species of Russula in NE NA by Kibby and Fatto

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