Observation 27524: Russula Pers.

When: 2009-10-25

Collection location: Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Micah Courteau (waynegrompsky)

No specimen available



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Neat lighting
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2009-11-03 00:28:20 WIB (+0700)

but the specimen is old and degraded, and the focus is not as sharp as it could be. The lighting could make a great photo with a younger subject and sharper focus.

Take a spore print.
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-11-02 21:21:27 WIB (+0700)

If you get none, probably Macowanites. Otherwise, probably Russula.

Looks liks a Russula
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2009-11-02 14:27:58 WIB (+0700)

but with some gills fused together, may be trying to become something else. Not all the photos look like the same fungus, i.e. the middle photo shows a slightly reddish stipe similar to Russula rosacea, but the last photo cannot be a Russula. What’s up with these photos?

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