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    • Lactarius alnicola

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What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

skrentnyjeff

Date

July 19, 2016 10:22 AM CDT

Description

Golden Milkcap? (Lactarius alnicola?) LaBagh Woods Chicago Cook County IL July 2016 Week #29 Jeff Skrentny IMG_2841

Golden Milkcap? (Lactarius alnicola?) LaBagh Woods Chicago Cook County IL July 2016 Week #29 Jeff Skrentny IMG_2843

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

noah_siegel

Date

December 25, 2014

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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noah_siegel

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December 21, 2014

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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noah_siegel

Date

August 15, 2014

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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noah_siegel

Date

August 15, 2014

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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noah_siegel

Date

December 22, 2012

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

noah_siegel

Date

January 26, 2010

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

noah_siegel

Date

January 29, 2010

Description

Peppery taste, under Coast Live Oak.

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

noah_siegel

Date

January 14, 2011

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leptonia

Date

December 8, 2015

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leptonia

Date

December 22, 2015

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leptonia

Date

January 24, 2015

Description

Cap yellowish, zonate with darker concentric rings. Stipe brittle like crumbly chalk, with pitted “scrobiculations” on exterior. Taste hot, peppery. Under Live Oak.

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Description from Wikipedia

Lactarius alnicola, commonly known as the golden milkcap, is a species of fungus in the Russulaceae family. The fruit bodies produced by the fungus are characterized by a sticky, vanilla-colored cap up to 20 cm (7.9 in) wide with a mixture of yellow tones arranged in faint concentric bands. The stem is up to 5 cm (2.0 in) long and has yellow-brown spots. When it is cut or injured, the mushroom oozes a white latex, which has an intensely peppery...

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