Observation 22657: Lactarius volemus (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2009-06-28

Collection location: Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available



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Copious latex?
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-03-23 04:53:48 PDT (-0700)

or scant? Looks like it could be volemus, except it’s usually difficult to harvest one of these without the gills exuding white latex… especially in a young fruit body which these appear to be. Stature looks a bit like L. aquifluus (also called helvus) except the gills are too light and the cap color a bit too vivid.

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