Observation 46452: Russula earlei Peck

Wow Just back from sending the last month in a tent at plum orchard lake getting drenched by torrential rain,ticks, sharing a tent with a huge spider I’m back to civilization for a while to put some of the stuff I found on MO.

Fist Russula earli found may 27 2010 under Beech, Red Oak gills adnated widely spaced gills yellowish very much resembling a hygrophorus. (waxy cap) cap straw yellow convex. pilus not easily detached Taste mildly acrid. Stalk tapered. spore print white KOH Reddish on cap.



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Recognized by sight: Found under Oak
Used references: Roody MOWVACA page 223
Based on microscopic features: roundish with projections minute like warts (micro shot will fallow shortly.) 5 to 7 microns spore print white
Based on chemical features: KOH rusty red on cap

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Created: 2010-06-07 18:56:24 PDT (-0700)
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