Lactarius zonarius (3 Photos and Description)

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We may not have Lactarius zonarius in N.A., in which case these specimens may not have been described and named. Zonate orange cap. Acrid white latex drying gray on decurrent, narrow, close gill edges. White gills maturing to cream-yellow and then bright ochre-yellow.  Stain tawny-brown on bruising. Stalk not scrobiculate. Under deciduous trees, especially oak.

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Lactarius zonarius

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Lactarius zonarius