Didn't get photo. Mushrooms were dried out, and I'd seen the same species there in fresh condition a couple weeks earlier - since I saw it on 4/20, I'm still noting it for the Tilden Bioblitz species list.
Flattened by snow
No he podido encontrar el nombre específico, pero de acuerdo al Plan de Manejo este género está presente... Alguien tiene idea?
cap umbrella shape is flat. skin deep red. stalk white.
Growing under pines.Possibly Russula rosacea
Seen growing on bare ground on sparse leaf litter in a marginal landscaped area. Tree cover is chiefly Coast live oak.
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"),...