Peck's Milk Mushroom Lactarius peckii  

Status:

Found solitary or scattered on ground beneath oaks.

Description:

Cap: Varied shades of red or orange with depressed center, dry; latex white, not staining. Gills: Pinkish-brown, decurrent; stain rusty-brown, close. Stalk: Yellow-orange. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 5 records in the project database.

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Peck's Milk Mushroom (cap) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/20/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Peck's Milk Mushroom growing in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/6/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Peck's Milk Mushroom (gills, latex, and stalk) in Howard Co., Maryland (8/20/2012). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Peck's Milk Mushroom growing in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/6/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Peck's Milk Mushroom growing in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/6/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)


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