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Lactarius controversus
Pers.: Fr.

Nomenclature

Description

Microscopy

SEM photos

 

One of the few European Lactarii associated to poplar, L. controversus is characterised by more or less whitish colours and by the pink hue of the lamellae.

[Collection JV03-447]

Photo © Jan Vesterholt.

 

Lactarius controversus is a large species, and often grows in huge troops.

Photo © Henk Huijser.