No Common Name Lactarius atroviridis Peck    
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Russulales   >   Family Russulaceae   >   Genus Lactarius   

Status:

Found solitary in mixed or coniferous forests.

Description:

Cap: Various shades of green, broadly convex to flat with depressed center in age, dry, scaly; incurved margin; latex white, stains gills green. Gills: Whitish-pink, close, bruise olive. Stalk: Color of cap, dry, hollow. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 5 records in the project database.

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Lactarius atroviridis (cap) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/28/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Lactarius atroviridis (gills and stalk) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/28/2011). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Lactarius atroviridis in Howard Co., Maryland (8/26/2011). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Lactarius atroviridis in Howard Co., Maryland (8/26/2011). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Lactarius atroviridis in Howard Co., Maryland (8/26/2011). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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