Observation 23043: Lactarius argillaceifolius var. megacarpus Hesler & A.H. Sm.

Two Specimens Found growing next to trail in moss area under Laural. The milk is tan colored off white becoming darker in time and cap bruises brown after about 30 min.as do the gills Taste acrid.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:43 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Glade Creek Trail Head. New River Gorge Fayette. Co West Virginia’ to ‘Glade Creek Trailhead, New River Gorge National River, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA



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Recognized by sight: growing under Lural
Used references: Mushroomexpert .com David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed page 76
Based on microscopic features: spore round nearly so warts amyloid about 8 micorns spore print buff
Based on chemical features: KOH turning light orange erasing pigmentation

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