Observation 71212: Russula granulata Peck

When: 2011-07-08

Collection location: Lackawanna Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available



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Used references: Mushroom Expert
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Russula pulverulenta
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-07-09 19:17:39 CDT (-0400)


I do not know this species but your species is right on for Russula granulata.

The odor was mild.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-07-09 09:45:33 CDT (-0400)

What macro characteristics may one use to seperate R. granulata from R. pulverulenta? I went with pulverulenta because accounts of granulata suggest a darker brown mushroom.

A common
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-07-09 07:11:51 CDT (-0400)

Appalachian mushroom with a mild odor reminiscent of stale cooking oil.

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