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Orange Milkcap

Lactarius thyinos

Description:

Lovely orange milkcap with orange milk (or latex) and a white, spongy, hollow stipe or stem. It did not bruise green, which rules out Lactarius deliciosus var. deterrimus, which also has orange milk.

Habitat:

Mixed forest with lots of white pine and some hardwoods like oaks and birches


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Maine, USA

Lat: 43.56, Long: -70.24

Spotted on Oct 3, 2018
Submitted on Oct 30, 2018

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