Taxonomy

Russula sp 8 ined. Text Patrick Leonard

Red List Status -


Description

Cap: applanate then centrally depressed; 35 - 50 mm diameter; rugulose with concentric veins, bright red with black overlay in centre.

Stipe: cylindrical; 30 × 5 mm; glabrous; white.

Gills: adnexed; crowded; white.

Taste: hot.

Spore print: white.

Spores:

Notes: this collection is characterized by its red cap with a blackish centre, its hot tasting flesh and white stipe.

Patrick Leonard 2019

Geographical distribution