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Liver Milkcap Scientific name:Lactarius hepaticus Plowr. 1905 Synonyms:Species Fungorum 18.06.2015: Habit of Growth:
Mushroom is not protected Trees: Pinus (Pine)
Cap: 3-6 cm across, young flat convex, later flattened, in the center depressed, with a little hump, smooth to satiny surface, hygrophan, if wet red to chestnut brown and greasy, eif dry light ocher, margin smooth to slightly serrated.
Hymenophore: young white, later reddish brown, broad, somewaht decurrent, some forked.
Spore print: cream
Spore: subglobose to elliptic, 6,5-9 x 5,6-7,4 μm, ornament, with warts and ribs, which are net like connected.
Stem: 3-6 x 0,5-1 cm, cylindric, smooth surface, full, longitudinally veined, when young white frosted, red to winered, on top lighter.
Flesh: cream to light ocher, if cut after few minutes yellowish, odor uncharacteristic, taste acrid. Milk: white, after some minutes yellowisg, acrid, bitter.
Habitat: usually gregarious in coniferous and mixed forests with pine, and on base-poor, acidic soils. Not often. Summer-fall.