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"Russula clelandii" is a species of fungus in the family Russulaceae. Found in Australia, it was described as new to science in 1987. The fungus fruits on the ground in mixed woodlands of jarrah and karri, plants with which it is suspected of forming ectomycorrhizae. Fruitbodies are similar in morphology to the North American species "Russula mariae".

Similar species: Russulales
Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Jun 8, 2022. Captured Jun 7, 2022 12:12 in HJ33+95 Hindmarsh Valley SA, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/11.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO800
  • 124mm