Scientific name:Lactarius leonis Kytöv. 1984 Synonyms:Species Fungorum 15.11.2014: Habit of Growth:
Mushroom is not protected
Cap: 6-12 cm across, young flatconvex, sonn flattened, dented in the center, slightly lemon yellow, with brownish stains, when wet mucous, when dry sticky, not zoned, margin inrolled, white to light yellow haired.
Hymenophore: first white, later cream yellow, broad, decurrent, forked.
Spore print: ocher
Spore: broadelliptic, 6,4-8,6 x 5,5-7 μm, ornament, with individual warts and ribs, which are morely net like connected.
Stem: 3-7 x 2-3 cm, cylindrical to clavate, first full, later hollow, white surface, with ocher yellowish stains.
Flesh: white, pleasant odor, taste mild to bitter. Milk: white, fast changes to yellow, acrid.
Habitat: solitary to gregarious in wet coniferous woods, at spruce. Spread. Summer-fall.