Observation 18304: Lactarius Pers.

Lactarius close to L. avidus. It bruises purple.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:42 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘West Virginia Greenbrier State Forest’ to ‘Greenbrier State Forest, West Virginia, USA’


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By: John Plischke (John Plischke)
2009-02-15 10:59:37 CST (+0800)

I do see some green tones in the cap but my monitor shows the gills purplish at places from bruising. I do remember the purple. Thats why I photographed it. I have found Lactarius turpis (necator)… before but it had white latex. John

True colours?
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-02-14 22:22:15 CST (+0800)

On my screen I see a greenish and blackening species, reminding of Lactarius turpis (necator)…