No Common Name Russula flavida Frost  


Found solitary or in small groups in deciduous or mixed forests.


Cap: Yellow, disc brighter; velvety; convex (depressed center in age); flesh white. Gills: White to pale yellow; attached, crowded, may be forked near stem; bruise brown. Stalk: Like cap or paler. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

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Russula flavida (cap and gills) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/4/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Russula flavida (fruiting body with flesh) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/2/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a Russula flavida specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (8/2/2012). nearly round, weak reticulations; measured 7.1-7.4 X 6.1-6.6 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

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