Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 278213
Taxon: Lactarius rubriviridis Desjardin, Saylor & Thiers
Family: Russulaceae
Collector: Laurence Boomer   MUOB 278213   
Date: 2017-06-05
Verbatim Date: 2017-6-5
Locality: Earth
44.0244  -121.3694
Elevation: 1200-1200 meters (3936-3936ft)
Description: Original observation #278213 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: In May of 2012 I stopped at an area West of Bend, Oregon and stumbled upon this mushroom. This area is a Juniper and Ponderosa tree area with Sage Brush and Bitter Brush. This mushroom was partially underground and partially above ground under a Bitter Brush. As I do not have a microscope, dried sample was sent to Dr Michael Kuo, Per Dr Kuo: Spore print orangish to creamy. spores 8.5-11 x 7.5-8.5 um, egg shaped to ellipsoid, with amyloid, reticulate ornamentation extending 0.5-1 um.
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: e653f5ca-24f3-400e-8b47-abb1ccf84856
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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