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Russula subfoetens
W.G. Smith




SEM photos


Robust specimens of Russula subfoetens collected under birch (Betula); this species is often collected in large groups.

Photo © Marco Floriani.


Russula subfoetens is very close to R. foetens: one good distinguishing character is the orange yellow reaction of the flesh when treated with KOH.

Photo © Giacomo Altinier.