Observation 25295: Russula earlei Peck

When: 2009-09-14

Collection location: Cranberry Wilderness, Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

No specimen available

Found Growing in Mixed woods of Oak hickory and Beech. This Russula looks a lot like a way cap but doesn’t leave a waxy deposit when crushed. Taste mildly hot. spore print white.


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Recognized by sight: found under Oak Hickory
Used references: Mushrooms of WEst Virginia and the centeral Appalations W C Roody page 223

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