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Lactarius argillaceifolius Lactarius with a pale brownish cap that had a wavy margin. Dingy gills that leaked white latex. <br />
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Habitat: Growing on the ground in a deciduous forest.<br />
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Habitat: Growing on the ground in a deciduous forest.<br />
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Lactarius argillaceifolius

Lactarius with a pale brownish cap that had a wavy margin. Dingy gills that leaked white latex.

Habitat: Growing on the ground in a deciduous forest.

Lactarius argillaceifolius Lactarius with a pale brownish cap that had a wavy margin. Dingy gills that leaked white latex. <br />
<br />
Habitat: Growing on the ground in a deciduous forest.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/70409/lactarius_argillaceifolius.html Fall,Geotagged,Lactarius argillaceifolius,United States,lactarius,mushroom

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''Lactarius argillaceifolius'' is a species of fungus in the Russulaceae family. The mushrooms produced by the fungus have convex to flattened drab lilac-colored caps that are up to 18 cm wide. The cream-colored gills are closely spaced together and extend slightly down the length of the stem, which is up to 9 cm long by 3.5 cm thick. The mushroom produces an off-white latex when injured that stains the mushroom tissue brownish.

The species is found in eastern North America, with a.. more

Similar species: Russulales
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Dec 6, 2018. Captured Sep 28, 2018 08:47 in 3370 VT-30, Dorset, VT 05251, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/4.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm