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    • Golden Milkcap
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    • Lactarius alnicola

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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terrydad2

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January 14, 2017 02:34 PM PST

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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leptonia

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January 12, 2017 01:11 PM PST

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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nmcnear

Date

January 16, 2017 12:08 PM PST

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Found growing under coast live oak

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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nmcnear

Date

January 16, 2017 12:52 PM PST

Description

Found fruiting under coast live oak.

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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pdvmushroom

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January 15, 2017 11:12 AM PST

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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ngonzales

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January 1, 2017 01:27 PM PST

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Growing beneath Quercus wislizenii

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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pdvmushroom

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January 9, 2017 03:36 PM PST

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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pdvmushroom

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January 9, 2017 02:56 PM PST

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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hfabian

Date

January 11, 2017 02:06 PM PST

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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hfabian

Date

January 11, 2017 01:09 PM PST

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Square

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Date

January 11, 2017 02:31 PM PST

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Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

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hfabian

Date

January 9, 2017 12:59 PM PST
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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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