Crab Brittlegill (Russula xerampelina)

Crab Brittlegill (Russula xerampelina)

Observation - Crab Brittlegill (Russula xerampelina). Description: Deep wine/red cap, pink stipe, smelled very fishy indeed. Pileocystidia very long, narrow and septate. Spores 9-10 x 6.5-8 microns.Ornaments projecting up to 1 micron. Growing in mixed woodland with conifers .

Deep wine/red cap, pink stipe, smelled very fishy indeed.
Pileocystidia very long, narrow and septate.
Spores 9-10 x 6.5-8 microns.Ornaments projecting up to 1 micron.
Growing in mixed woodland with conifers .