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Ugly Milk Cap

Observed: 10th October 2013 By: PeachystevePeachysteve’s reputation in Fungi and LichensPeachysteve’s reputation in Fungi and LichensPeachysteve’s reputation in Fungi and LichensPeachysteve’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Quite an ugly example.
Third image shows violet staining from KOH

Identifications

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Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Paul Roberts's picture

Often worth tasting Lactarius

Often worth tasting Lactarius just to check ... but keep a bottle of water and a packet of mints handy - taste can be even uglier.