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Lactarius subpurpureus

Lactarius subpurpureus

Description:

Flat, sticky cap with a lined margin. It had concentric bands of pink, brown, and green. The gills were decurrent, distant, and pinkish red. Milk was deep red, but not easy to get going.

Habitat:

Habitat:Growing on the ground in a mixed forest - under eastern hemlock.


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Christine Y.
Spotted by
Christine Y.

Connecticut, USA

Lat: 41.87, Long: -73.47

Spotted on Oct 6, 2018
Submitted on Feb 11, 2019

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