Lactifluus hygrophoroides (Lactarius hygrophoroides) 0239

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LACTIFLUUS hygrophoroides has a dry, wrinkled, bright organge-fawn cap. The cream-colored gills are widely-spaced. It has abundant mild, white latex, which turns the gills brownish. Its spore print is white. The taste of this mushroom is mild and it is considered a choice edible. It is found gowing under deciduous trees.