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Recent observations

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julio

Date

July 14, 2014

Description

Camino a ANP Piedras Bola, Ahualulco de Mercado, Jalisco.

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What

Green Russula Russula virescens

Observer

ntornambe

Date

July 21, 2014 10:39 AM EDT

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loloscheiner

Date

July 20, 2014 11:51 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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loloscheiner

Date

July 20, 2014 11:43 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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hennda

Date

July 17, 2014 12:09 PM CDT

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harumkoh

Date

July 19, 2014 03:37 PM JST

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fluffberger

Date

July 12, 2014

Description

Medium sized mushroom, with dark green and dark pink mottled cap, that grows on the ground. Gills are white, as is the stem.The skin peels away from the cap surface.

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fluffberger

Date

July 12, 2014

Description

Light pink mushroom with random yellowish spots and crowded white gills. White stem snaps like chalk. Bright white spore print. It grows on the ground.

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What

Green Russula Russula virescens

Observer

smpbiologist223

Date

July 3, 2014 12:56 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Green Russula Russula virescens

Observer

ntornambe

Date

July 16, 2014 10:18 AM EDT

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Observer

chrismoody

Date

June 6, 2014 10:06 AM BST

Description

Copyright Chris Moody

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Observer

farkasjk

Date

July 11, 2014 12:04 PM EDT

Description

Blue mushroom

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Description from Wikipedia

The Russulaceae are a family of fungi in the order Russulales. According to a 2008 estimate, the family contains 1243 species. Its species typically have fruit bodies with friable, chalk-like stalks, that break with a distinct crack, somewhat like a carrot but with porous flesh (see below). Microscopically, the cells are not all long thin hyphae, which would provide strength and more fibrous appearance when broken. Instead, the flesh contains also many large spherical cells ("sphaerocysts"),...

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