Purple-Bloom Russula
Russula mariae

Family: Russulaceae
Order:
Agaricales

Other: Russula mariae is sometimes broken into two distinct species – those that contain a reddish cap and those that are primarily purple. The species depicted in the image is the purple variety, and is called Russula alachuana by some mycologists.

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Spore print: white to cream