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Rufous Milkcap

Observed: 2nd September 2013 By: LittorellaLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Terracota cap with paler gills and similarly (to cap)stem. Cap smooth & dry, with an umbo, becoming funnel shaped as ages with rolled edges. Latex white with no colour change, taste slowly hot. Hollow stem. With conifers in acid soil. No strong smell.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.