Scientific name:Lactarius dryadophilus Kühner 1975 Synonyms:Species Fungorum 18.06.2015: Lactarius dryadophilus var. dryadophilus Kühner 1975 Lactarius dryadophilus var. saliceticola Bon & Jamoni 1992 Habit of Growth:
Mushroom is not protected
Cap: 4-9 cm across, young flat convex, later flattened, dented in the center, slightly recessed, smooth surface, young weakly pruinose, if wet greasy and shiny, light cream to yellow, or brown ocher, particularly in the center, margin inroled, first shaggy, later glabrous.
Hymenophore: young cream, later yellow do red ocher, broad, decurrent, many forked.
Spore print: ocher
Spore: subglobose to elliptic, 8-11,6 x 6,7-9,5 μm, Ornament, from few warts and ribs, which are only little or strongly net like connected.
Stem: 2-4 x 1-2 cm, cylindrical to slightly curved, tapering toward the base, full to pithy hollow, smooth surface, first white, later with yellow stains.
Flesh: white, if cut slowly violet, odor spicy-fruity, taste mild. Milk: white, later violet, mild.
Habitat: solitary on kalk soils, at
White dryas. Rare. Summer.
Remarks: Lactarius dryadophilus var.saliceticola is different by its habitat, and aromatic odor.