Matt Yellow Russula Russula ochroleucoides Kauffman    
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Russulales   >   Family Russulaceae   >   Genus Russula   

Description:

Cap: Yellow/ochraceous; convex, then flattened with depressed center in age, dry; flesh firm, white/grayish; cap skin peels very short distance. Gills: While to pale yellow, occasionally with brownish stains, close; some forking near stalk. Stalk: White, may have yellow or brown tinges, lengthwise wrinkles (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

Where to find:

Solitary or groups on ground in hardwood forests (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

There are 2 records in the project database.

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Matt Yellow Russula (damaged fruiting body removed from substrate) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/28/2017). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Matt Yellow Russula (gills and stalk) in Howard Co., Maryland (6/28/2017). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Matt Yellow Russula in Howard Co., Maryland (6/28/2013). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Matt Yellow Russula in Howard Co., Maryland (6/28/2013). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)


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