Observation 55214: Lactarius olivaceoumbrinus Hesler & A.H. Sm.

When: 2010-10-10

Collection location: Caspar, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ryane Snow (snowman)

No specimen available


[admin – Thu Feb 10 03:26:00 +0000 2011]: Changed location name from ‘Caspar, California, USA’ to ‘Caspar, Mendocino Co., California, USA



Proposed Names

91% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: Trudell and Ammirati, Mushrooms of the Pacifi Northwest, p.59; found in mixed conifer forest ~1/2 mile from ocean

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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white latex, acrid taste
By: Ryane Snow (snowman)
2010-10-11 10:46:18 CDT (-0400)

the latex is fairly copious and the taste is decidedly acrid

By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2010-10-11 07:40:31 CDT (-0400)

Thats a weird one… I haven’t seen that from your area before, cool… Any details on latex, staining reactions, taste?

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