Observation 341926: Russula puellaris Fr.

Under Oak. Cuticle peeling pretty easily (3/4 to completely). Gills forked, white then aging yellowish. Taste mild, odor nondistinctive. KOH yellowish on cap. Iron salts negative on cap, flesh and stipe. Deposit pale yellow; spores ovoid, 6.5-8.5 × 6-7; warts up to 1 micron, few connectors forming ridges and infrequently broken reticula.


KOH on cap

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29% (1)
Recognized by sight
47% (2)
Recognized by sight: Color and yellowing of flesh, gills, stipe etc; pale yellow deposit; mild taste
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Based on microscopic features
Based on chemical features: KOH yellow on cap

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