Observation 30861: Lactarius rufulus Peck

When: 2009-12-22

Collection location: San Pablo Reservoir, Contra Costa Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Sullivan (enchplant)

No specimen available

Growing under live oak (Quercus agrifolia) and Pine (Pinus radiata)



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Recognized by sight
Based on chemical features: Maple syrup odor when dry
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thanks Debbie
By: Richard Sullivan (enchplant)
2009-12-29 01:40:35 CST (-0500)

you are right

the color looks a bit off for rubidus…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-12-24 11:35:21 CST (-0500)

could it actually be rufulus, the redder oak loving candy cap?

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