Observation 49424: Russula Pers.

When: 2010-06-29

Collection location: Griffey Lake, Bloomington, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Kira (Kiradee)

No specimen available

Mutant Russula!

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:57 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Griffey Lake, Bloomington, Indiana’ to ‘Griffey Lake, Bloomington, Indiana, USA’

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-08-01 01:46:58 CDT (-0400)

Among mushroom cultivators this deformation is referred to as ‘rosecomb’.

By: Kira (Kiradee)
2010-07-31 22:22:49 CDT (-0400)

That’s a lovely name for it!

I call this
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-07-31 21:28:51 CDT (-0400)

the moray eel effect. Not unusual in Russula.