Observation 368618: Russula ballouii Peck

When: 2019-06-06

Collection location: Beulah, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: William "Doc" Lingo (Doc Lingo )

No specimen available

Spore print: whitish

Scent: pleasant

Cap: whitish and a color reminiscent of carmelized sugar.
Diameter: 6cm
Thickness: 3mm
Margin: strongly striate
Greasy viscid when wet
Coarsely cracked
Separable pellicle to near center (20%-95%)
Squamulose in center over stipe with slight depression

Gills: white, fragile, sinuate,
Gill height: 8mm
Gill spacing at the margin: 1mm
Gill margin: even

Stipe: whitish, radicant, no cavities or hard cortical zone, central, scorbiculate, equal, no annulus.
Length: 25mm
Width: 10mm


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By: maricel (maricel patino)
2019-06-08 18:50:01 CEST (+0200)

The stipe also presents the same texture as on center of cap.