Observation 23455: Russula aurea Pers.

When: 2009-07-20

Collection location: Geneva, Switzerland [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

Notes:
Found and id’ed by others at the SMG meeting.

This one isn’t a very good sample…

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Not sure -
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-07-23 05:09:40 EDT (-0400)

This one was pretty beat up. It was id’ed by others that know more than I in this area, so I’m just trusting what they say. I’ll try to keep that in mind for the next time I might see golden yellow gills on a Russula.

They have golden yellow gill edges if representable
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-07-22 14:44:58 EDT (-0400)

but there also exists a var. axantha which has them not. Did your specimen have them? It isn’t visible on the pic.

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