Observation 18590: Russula Pers.

When: 2008-12-31

Collection location: Los Trancos Preserve, Palo Alto, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

Found under live oak. Mild taste, yellow spores.

These I used to call these R. bassifurcata, but that really isn’t true, and there are a few species in California that fairly match that description. From Mike Davis’ work these are a separate species, and he is calling these Russula sp. no. 1. Someday they might get a name…

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