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Oak milk

Oak Milk (Lactarius zonarius)Systematics:Department: Basidiomycota (Basidiomycetes)Subdivision: Agaricomycotina (Agaricomycetes)Class: Agaricomycetes (Agaricomycetes)Subclass: Incertae sedis (undefined)Order: RussulalesFamily: Russulaceae (Russula)Genus: Lactarius (Miller)Species: Lactarius zonarius (Oak Milk)Other names for the mushroom:Gingerbread oakSynonyms:Gingerbread oakLactarius insulsusOak milk, outwardly very similar to all other milk mushrooms and differs from them only in a slightly reddish or yellowish-orange, or orange-brick color of its fruit body.Read More ยป

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