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Fungi: Basidiomycota: Agaricomycetes: Russulales: Russulaceae: Lactarius paradoxus Beardslee & Burl.

Lactarius paradoxus – Silver-blue Milky

Synonym: Lactaria paradoxa.

Common name: Silver-blue Milky.

Extract from Wikipedia article: Lactarius paradoxus is a member of the large milk-cap genus Lactarius in the order Russulales. It was first described in 1940. It is found in the south of the US, and is mycorrhizal with pine and oak. When damaged, it bleeds red latex. The cap has a blue-green to gray color.

Photos of this mushroom from East and Central Texas

Milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2013-11-10.htm">November 10, 2013</A>
LinkMilkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, November 10, 2013
Location on maps1618 FM 420, Kountze, TX 77625, USA
Close up of milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2013-11-10.htm">November 10, 2013</A>
LinkClose up of milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, November 10, 2013
Location on maps1618 FM 420, Kountze, TX 77625, USA
Milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on a forest road in Little Thicket Nature Sanctuary. Found at mushroom walk of GSMS. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-11-03.htm">November 3, 2018</A>
LinkMilkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on a forest road in Little Thicket Nature Sanctuary. Found at mushroom walk of GSMS. Cleveland, Texas, November 3, 2018
Location on mapsSam Houston National Forest, 394 FM 1375, New Waverly, TX 77358, USA
Gills of milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on a forest road in Little Thicket Nature Sanctuary. Found at mushroom walk of GSMS. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-11-03.htm">November 3, 2018</A>
LinkGills of milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on a forest road in Little Thicket Nature Sanctuary. Found at mushroom walk of GSMS. Cleveland, Texas, November 3, 2018
Location on mapsSam Houston National Forest, 394 FM 1375, New Waverly, TX 77358, USA
Milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> collected by people at mushroom walk of Gulf States Mycological Society. Little Thicket Nature Sanctuary, Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-11-03.htm">November 3, 2018</A>
LinkMilkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus collected by people at mushroom walk of Gulf States Mycological Society. Little Thicket Nature Sanctuary, Cleveland, Texas, November 3, 2018
Location on mapsSam Houston National Forest, 394 FM 1375, New Waverly, TX 77358, USA
Gills of a milkcap mushroom <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Caney Creek Trail (Little Lake Creek Loop Trail) in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville. Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-11-04.htm">November 4, 2018</A>
LinkGills of a milkcap mushroom Lactarius paradoxus on Caney Creek Trail (Little Lake Creek Loop Trail) in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville. Texas, November 4, 2018
Location on mapsLittle Lake Creek Loop Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA
Milkcap mushroom <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Caney Creek Trail (Little Lake Creek Loop Trail) in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville. Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-11-04.htm">November 4, 2018</A>
LinkMilkcap mushroom Lactarius paradoxus on Caney Creek Trail (Little Lake Creek Loop Trail) in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville. Texas, November 4, 2018
Location on mapsLittle Lake Creek Loop Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA
Mature milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-11-10.htm">November 10, 2018</A>
LinkMature milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, November 10, 2018
Location on maps7160 Mustang Trail, Kountze, TX 77625, USA
Mature milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Chinquapin Trail in Huntsville State Park. Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-11-21.htm">November 21, 2018</A>
LinkMature milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Chinquapin Trail in Huntsville State Park. Texas, November 21, 2018
Location on mapsNew Waverly, TX 77358, USA
Milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-27.htm">October 27, 2019</A>
LinkMilkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, October 27, 2019
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Cleveland, TX 77328, USA
Underside of milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-27.htm">October 27, 2019</A>
LinkUnderside of milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, October 27, 2019
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Cleveland, TX 77328, USA
Dissected milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-27.htm">October 27, 2019</A>
LinkDissected milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, October 27, 2019
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Cleveland, TX 77328, USA
Milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-27.htm">October 27, 2019</A>
LinkMilkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, October 27, 2019
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Cleveland, TX 77328, USA
Milkcap mushroom <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> with red leaves on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-11-09.htm">November 9, 2019</A>
LinkMilkcap mushroom Lactarius paradoxus with red leaves on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, November 9, 2019
Location on mapsKirby Nature Trail, Kountze, TX 77625, USA
Green and violet gills of a milkcap mushroom <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-11-09.htm">November 9, 2019</A>
LinkGreen and violet gills of a milkcap mushroom Lactarius paradoxus on Kirby Trail in Big Thicket National Preserve. Warren, Texas, November 9, 2019
Location on mapsKirby Nature Trail, Kountze, TX 77625, USA
Milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> in Huntsville State Park. Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-11-15.htm">November 15, 2019</A>
LinkMilkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus in Huntsville State Park. Texas, November 15, 2019
Location on mapsState Park Rd 40, New Waverly, TX 77358, USA
Underside of milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> in Huntsville State Park. Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-11-15.htm">November 15, 2019</A>
LinkUnderside of milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus in Huntsville State Park. Texas, November 15, 2019
Location on mapsState Park Rd 40, New Waverly, TX 77358, USA
Cross section of milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> in Huntsville State Park. Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-11-15.htm">November 15, 2019</A>
LinkCross section of milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus in Huntsville State Park. Texas, November 15, 2019
Location on mapsState Park Rd 40, New Waverly, TX 77358, USA
Milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Little Lake Creek Loop Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Richards, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-11-18.htm">November 18, 2019</A>
LinkMilkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Little Lake Creek Loop Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Richards, Texas, November 18, 2019
Location on mapsLittle Lake Creek Loop Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA
Underside of milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Little Lake Creek Loop Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Richards, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-11-18.htm">November 18, 2019</A>
LinkUnderside of milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Little Lake Creek Loop Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Richards, Texas, November 18, 2019
Location on mapsLittle Lake Creek Loop Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA
Milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> near the creek on Caney Creek Trail (Little Lake Creek Loop Trail) in Sam Houston National Forest north from Montgomery. Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2020-01-12.htm">January 12, 2020</A>
LinkMilkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus near the creek on Caney Creek Trail (Little Lake Creek Loop Trail) in Sam Houston National Forest north from Montgomery. Texas, January 12, 2020
Location on mapsLittle Lake Creek Loop Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA
Mature milkcap mushrooms <B>Lactarius paradoxus</B> on Little Lake Creek Loop Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Richards, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2020-02-08.htm">February 8, 2020</A>
LinkMature milkcap mushrooms Lactarius paradoxus on Little Lake Creek Loop Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Richards, Texas, February 8, 2020
Location on mapsLittle Lake Creek Loop Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA

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