Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Russulaceae

Lactarius subdulcis  (Pers.) Gray

Mild Milkcap

A common species associated predominantly with beech(Fagus) It exudes a mild milky liquid from the gills when damaged

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
O'Reilly (2016) Fascinated by Fungi
Overall (2017) Fungi: Mushroom & Toadstools of parks, gardens, heaths and woodlands

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