Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 288732
Taxon: Russula tenuiceps Kauffman
Family: Russulaceae
Collector: Judi T.   MUOB 288732   
Date: 2017-08-27
Verbatim Date: 2017-8-27
Locality: United States, Missouri, St. Louis, Laumeier Sculpture Park
38.5505  -90.4153
Description: Original observation #288732 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: A solitary specimen in leaf litter and woody debris on forest floor; mixed hardwoods surroundings. Incredibly fragile, brittle, and crumbly. Cap: 6.8 cm. Stipe: 5 cm. X 1.7 cm., white stem overlaid in its entirety with a rosy flush. KOH yellow on cap. obtained a dark yellow/pale orange spore print.
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: c0c75ea4-3dee-40e3-9b30-e48f9a680eb3
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