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Nomenclature

Agaricus turpis Weinm.
Syll. Plant. Novarum 2: 85. 1828.

Lactarius turpis (Weinm.) Fr.
Epicr. syst. mycol.: 335. 1838.

Lactifluus turpis (Weinm.) Kuntze
Revis. gen. pl. 2: 857. 1891.

Recommended name: Lactarius necator (Bull.: Fr.) Pers.

Original diagnosis

Char. Spec. Solitarius, terrestris; pileo azono sordide-flavo vel cupreo, nigredine obducto, villis transversim rimuloso, margine lutescente tomentoso; lamellis albidis; stipite solido; lacte albo. Sat magnus, fragilis.
Descr. Pileus 3-4 unc., margine saepe undulatus, tempore pluvioso viscidulus, inaequaliter. Lamellae 1-2 lin. latae, subdecurrentes. Stipes 1 unc. longus, ½ unc. crassus, interdum caryatus ut plurimum in terro valens. Caro alba. Sapor acris. Lac primo album, dein subgriseum.
Patria: in sylvis mixtis in vicinitato truncorum. Aug. Septemb.
Habitus valde turpis, praecipue ob superficiem totam rarem quiquiliarem.

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