Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • English
    • Golden Milkcap
  • Scientific Names
    • Lactarius alnicola

Guide Colors

   

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

December 3, 2016 10:00 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

jimsteele

Date

December 3, 2016 09:46 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

jimsteele

Date

December 3, 2016 09:45 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leptonia

Date

December 2, 2016 01:51 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

alan_rockefeller

Date

October 18, 2009

Description

In the garden at Phil Carpenter’s house.

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

gbentall

Date

December 1, 2016 04:03 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

coffearobusta42

Date

November 26, 2016 02:10 PM PST

Description

Russula or Lactarius?

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leptonia

Date

November 30, 2016 01:44 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

November 29, 2016 10:21 AM PST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leptonia

Date

November 28, 2016 02:56 PM PST

Photos / Sounds

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

dpom

Date

November 29, 2016 10:28 AM PST

Description

white latex

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Golden Milkcap Lactarius alnicola

Observer

leptonia

Date

November 28, 2016 10:39 AM PST
View all observations

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...

No range data available.
Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software