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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Downy milk cap Lactarius pubescens

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

April 22, 2015 02:24 PM NZST

Description

Clitopilus piperitus?

Growing by a big apple tree.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

alderash

Date

October 10, 2009

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pjd1

Date

April 7, 2015

Description

Lignicolous on decorticated, mostly rotted beech (Fuscopsora ?cliffortioides) log lying in dense beech forest. Colonial fruiting bodies. Top side of cap flat, more or less oblong-spathulate, brownish, streaked with darker bands, fleshy; undersides orange-yellow, gills pale orange-yellow; stalk pale orange. Uncommon.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cooperj

Date

May 12, 2006

Place

Nile River (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

We picked up these specimens from around the forest to display to visitors. IDs are definite, checked by experts at the site.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

We picked up these specimens from around the forest to display to visitors. IDs are definite, checked by experts at the site.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

We picked up these specimens from around the forest to display to visitors. IDs are definite, checked by experts at the site.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

We picked up these specimens from around the forest to display to visitors. IDs are definite, checked by experts at the site.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

We picked up these specimens from around the forest to display to visitors. IDs are definite, checked by experts at the site.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

We picked up these specimens from around the forest to display to visitors. IDs are definite, checked by experts at the site.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

We picked up these specimens from around the forest to display to visitors. IDs are definite, checked by experts at the site.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Date

November 1, 2014

Description

We picked up these specimens from around the forest to display to visitors. IDs are definite, checked by experts at the site.

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Description from Wikipedia

Lactarius is a genus of mushroom-producing fungi. The genus, collectively known commonly as milk-caps, are characterized by the fact that they exude a milky fluid ('latex') if cut or damaged. Like the genus Russula, with which they are grouped in the family Russulaceae, their flesh has a distinctive brittle consistency.

No range data available.