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Lactifluus vellereus
(Fr.: Fr.) Kuntze

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Description

Microscopy

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A large, white milkcap with rather distant gills. The context is burning acrid but the latex is mild!

[Collection JV03-495]

Photo © Jan Vesterholt.

 

Photo © Henk Huijser.

 

The specimens depicted in this picture have a milk which turns lilac on the gills. The taxonomic status of the so-called var. hometii needs further investigations.

Photo © Ruben Walleyn.