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Recent observations

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pieceofmind

Date

September 20, 2014

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Observer

pieceofmind

Date

September 20, 2014

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What

Hongo azul Lactarius indigo

Observer

danieavilao

Date

September 10, 2014

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Observer

telissaw

Date

October 23, 2014

Description

Red stipe, red cap, white gills,chalky texture, growing in grass near spruce coastal forest

Photos / Sounds

What

Russula rosacea Russula sanguinaria

Observer

rustyniknax

Date

October 23, 2014

Description

bright red sticky cap, pink stipe. growing in grass near shore pines

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Observer

johnb-nz

Date

April 9, 2014

Description

In beech forest

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What

Hongo azul Lactarius indigo

Observer

aaaaalex0180

Date

October 1, 2014 10:40 AM CDT

Description

En Mesa Montoro, Aguascalientes, México

Photos / Sounds

What

Weeping Milk Cap Lactarius volemus

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

Found within the area of Noble View hiking area.

Photos / Sounds

Date

October 21, 2014 01:08 PM PDT

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Observer

crayonponyfish

Date

July 7, 2007

Description

Not quite sure if this is actually a Russula Mariae. Any suggestions are very welcome.

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Observer

ridge

Date

October 19, 2014

Description

Maybe Russula queletii? Under mixed redwood/pine.

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Date

October 18, 2014 11:00 AM PDT
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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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