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Recent observations

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Observer

jwalewski

Date

September 1, 2015 09:53 AM CDT

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paul_norwood

Date

September 1, 2015 06:57 PM AKDT

Description

Green cap. Under hemlock. Not particularly spicy. No particular smell.

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Square

Observer

paul_norwood

Date

September 1, 2015 06:50 PM AKDT

Description

Looks like emetica. Amazingly spicy. No smell detected.

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Observer

paul_norwood

Date

September 1, 2015 04:28 PM AKDT

Description

Looks like a Lactarius, but I didn't see any milk. Under hemlock.

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Square

Observer

gwark

Date

August 9, 2015 05:24 PM AKDT

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Square

Observer

damontighe

Date

August 8, 2015 04:25 PM PDT

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paul_norwood

Date

August 29, 2015 05:31 PM AKDT

Description

Under hemlock.

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Observer

crice

Date

August 29, 2015 03:00 PM ADT

Description

one mushroom

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Square

What

indigo milk cap Lactarius indigo

Observer

julio

Date

August 23, 2015

Description

Predio "El Huilustre"

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What

Green Russula Russula virescens

Observer

annwf

Date

August 23, 2015 10:56 AM EDT

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Observer

annwf

Date

August 23, 2015 11:40 AM EDT

Description

Similar to R. silvicola, but this one has a pink stem.

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Square

Observer

paolapalazzolo

Date

November 9, 2013
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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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