When: 2009-06-16

Collection location: Duncan Branch Rd., Summers Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

Specimen available

Found growing in mixed woods. Taste very acrid becoming more intense over time. The burning sensation remains for up 45 min or so. I believe this is once known a the Emetic Russula. spore print white


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Recognized by sight: Found growing under mixed woods of Hemlock, Hickory and Red Oak.
Used references: Mushroomexpert Russula News Rodgers mushrooms
Based on microscopic features: spores 7 microns round with warts turning dark in Iodine Amyloid spore print white

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