Russula tenuiceps
Russula tenuiceps

Family: Russulaceae
Order: Agaricales

Cap/Body:

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Growth location/Season:

Spore Print: yellow to brownish-yellow

Other: This fungus is often mistaken for Russula emetica. R. emetica have slimy caps when wet, whereas R. tenuiceps tends to have a waxy cap. R. tenuiceps is a recently identified species, and has been added to many Russula species lists in the mid to late 1990’s.