iNaturalist Research Grade Observations
Catalog #: 1381822
Taxon: Russula purpureotincta McNabb
Family: Russulaceae
Collector: Peter de Lange      
Date: 2015-04-07
Verbatim Date: 2015-04-07
Locality: New Zealand, Manawatu-Wanganui, Mt Ruapehu, Ohakune Mountain Road, Waitonga Falls Track
-39.333258  175.506125 +-1225m.
Georeference Remarks: GEODETIC_DATUM_ASSUMED_WGS84
Description: Original observation #1381822 (iNaturalist)
Occurrence Remarks: In dense mountain beech (Fuscospora cliffortioides) forest. In very dark sites in deep drifts of well rotted leaf litter, often obscured by lush ferns grwoth (Blechnum montanum and B. procerum). Thallus white, involute with deep central depression on top side. Gills white, stalk white, cap top side white. A species of Russula?
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: 182362e0-ff25-42e1-a6b3-929d86eb666d
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For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Ken-ichi Ueda (
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