Scientific name:Lactarius zonarioides Kühner & Romagn. 1953 Synonyms:Species Fungorum 19.06.2015: Habit of Growth:
Mushroom is not protected Trees: Abies (Fir)
, Picea (Spruce)d1d1d1
Cap: 4-13 cm across, young flatconvex, with strong inrolled margin, later flattened, in center dented, old infundibuliform, smooth, dull, in wet slimy shiny, in dry satin smooth, with orange brown to ocher yellow concentric zones, margin inrolled, smooth.
Hymenophore: first are lamellae creamy, later red ocher, broad adnate, some decurrent, many forked.
Spore print: ocher
Spore: subglobose to elliptic, 7,5-10 x 6,5-8,6 μm, ornament, with numerous warts and ribs, which are only sparsely net-like connected.
Stem: 3-7 x 1,5-3 cm, cylindrical, base often thinner, first full, later hollow, stuffed, young white glabrous, later bald and light ocher, yellow brownish stained.
Flesh: white, if cut light red, after few hours light grey, with olive tint, odor fruity, taste acrid.
Milk: white, unchangeable, acrid.
Habitat: solitary to gregarious in coniferous forests, at spruce, on acid soils, grows from summer to fall.