Observation 22631: Lactarius indigo (Schwein.) Fr.

When: 2009-06-28

Collection location: Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

Specimen available

Found this in a new Mushroom foraging place. first one I found was this Indigo milky. NO mistaken what this is. It was growing under Oak. IN the past i have found them here in WV but in groups this one was alone with no others around. Spore print cream color.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:37 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Gatewood Rd off of Wolf Creek RD Fayette Co. West Virginia’ to ‘near Gatewood Rd. and County Route 9/1, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA



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94% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: found growing on the side of a four Wheeler trail. Under oak mix with Eastern Hemlock
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com
Based on microscopic features: spores round with spines about 8 mircons
Based on chemical features: turn’s indigo blue when cut

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