Observation 83066: Lactarius pseudomucidus Hesler & A.H. Sm.

When: 2011-11-22

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

Who: Ryane Snow (snowman)

No specimen available



Proposed Names

10% (3)
Recognized by sight: found in grass near Picea sitchensis ~1/4 mile inland
61% (2)
Recognized by sight: Grey and very viscid cap and stipe, off-white gills. (L. kauffmanii is brown cap, tan stipe, and light tan gills.)

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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May still be L. kauffmanii
By: Ryane Snow (snowman)
2011-11-23 22:40:57 AST (-0400)

Xianghua Wang, a Chinese mycologist specializing in Lactarius spp. feels strongly that this is L. kauffmanii. She collected some specimens and intends to sequence them. So we will see.

Created: 2011-11-23 02:17:24 AST (-0400)
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