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Miked's 227th spot submitted on 8th August 2009

Observed: 8th August 2009 By: miked
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Fungi and Lichens expert
 MG 1960
Description:

Death cap or so I thought when i first spotted it but then on closer inspection found its a Russula. There is no volva (sack at the stem base), no ring and the general texture and appearance is wrong for death cap, still i decided not to taste it

Identifications

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Species interactions

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