Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 171454
Taxon: Lactarius deceptivus Peck
Family: Russulaceae
Collector: vsumycologylab   MUOB 171454   
Date: 2014-07-16
Verbatim Date: 2014-7-16
Locality: United States, Georgia, Lake Winfield Scott Recreation Area, Chattahoochee National Forest
34.74  -83.9675
Description: Original observation #171454 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Mixed hardwood forest. It was found solitary and growing in soil.Pileus was 11cm in width. Pileus was plane in orientation and off-white with patches of brown in color. Pileus was rough in texture and featured an inrolled margin. Gills were yellowish in color and attached to the stipe. Stipe was 8.5cm in length and 3.5cm in width. Stipe was thick, smooth in texture, and off-white in color. A large white mycelial mat was present at base of the stipe. Spore print could not be obtained.
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: e591762d-8e3f-4bd4-8c7d-3759c0326e7c
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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