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Nomenclature

Russula turci Bres.
Fung. trident. 1 (2): 22. 1882.

Original diagnosis

Pileus carnosus, tenuis, e convexo depressus, viscidus, margine e laevi striatus, carneo-violaceus, vel purpureo-lilacinus, centro obscuriori, interdum aetate lutescente, in exoletis minutatim areolatus, 4-6 cm. latus; lamellae aequales, subconfertae, e pallido mox ochraceae, postice rotundato-liberae, venoso-connexae; stipes albus, subrugulosus, sursum attenuatus, mox lacunoso-cavus, fragilis, 3-5 cm. longus, 1 cm. circ. crassus. Caro albida, mitis, inodora. Sporae globosae, ochraceae, echinulatae, 8-9 mmm. diam., basidia clavata 35-40 × 10 mmm.; cystidia fusoidea 60-70 × 10 mmm. Esculenta.
Aest.-Aut. In sylvis coniferis umbrosis gregaria. E fragilibus, Rus. nitidae et chamaeleontinae praecipue proxima, a quibus tamen bene distincta, nec cum var. lilacino-purpurea hujus ultimae confundenda.

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