Observation 69507: Lactarius volemus (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2011-06-17

Collection location: Liars Ridge Trail, Athens Conservancy, Athens Co., Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

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maybe something other than volemus
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2011-06-18 17:34:03 CDT (-0500)

I don’t recall a distinct smell, and I did not taste this mushroom, but note the watery latex. L. volemus has much thicker, whiter, and voluminous latex. This mushroom is smallish, about an inch and a half across. I would be more inclined to lump it in with the little salmon colored Lactarius shown here:

http://mushroomobserver.org/69429

than with the larger more colorful L. volemus here:

http://mushroomobserver.org/24719

Any particular smell on this?
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2011-06-18 14:34:25 CDT (-0500)

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