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Fleecy milkcap

Fungi: Basidiomycota: Agaricomycetes: Russulales: Russulaceae: Lactarius vellereus (Fr.) Fr.

Lactarius vellereus – fleecy milkcap

Synonyms: Agaricus vellereus, Galorrheus vellereus, Lactarius albivellus, Lactarius aspideus, Lactarius hometii, Lactarius velutinus, Lactifluus vellereus.

Common name: fleecy milkcap.

Extract from Wikipedia article: Lactifluus vellereus (formerly Lactarius vellereus), commonly known as the fleecy milk-cap, is a quite large fungus in the genus Lactifluus. It is one of the two most common milk-caps found with beech trees, with the other being Lactarius subdulcis.

Catalan: Pebrassa vellutada, Czech: Ryzec plstnatý, Dutch: Schaapje (melkzwam), Erzya: Чикоркай, Finnish: Liiturousku, French: Lactaire velouté, Georgian: სავარცხელა (სოკო), German: Wolliger Milchling, Lithuanian: Piengrybis paliepis, Polish: Mleczaj chrząstka, Romanian: Râșcov pâslos, Russian: Скрипица, Sakha: Үүттээх тэллэй, Silesian: Luden vitriska, Ukrainian: Хрящ-молочник повстистий, Walloon: Fås åbusson.

Photos of this mushroom from East and Central Texas

Fleecy milk-cap mushrooms (Lactifluus vellereus, <B>Lactarius vellereus</B>) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-06-03.htm">June 3, 2018</A>
LinkFleecy milk-cap mushrooms (Lactifluus vellereus, Lactarius vellereus) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, June 3, 2018
Location on mapsIron Bridge Trail, College Station, TX 77845, USA
Fleecy milk-cap mushrooms (Lactifluus vellereus, <B>Lactarius vellereus</B>) from an oak forest in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-06-03.htm">June 3, 2018</A>
LinkFleecy milk-cap mushrooms (Lactifluus vellereus, Lactarius vellereus) from an oak forest in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, June 3, 2018
Location on mapsIron Bridge Trail, College Station, TX 77845, USA
Dissected fleecy milk-cap mushroom (Lactifluus vellereus, <B>Lactarius vellereus</B>) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-06-03.htm">June 3, 2018</A>
LinkDissected fleecy milk-cap mushroom (Lactifluus vellereus, Lactarius vellereus) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, June 3, 2018
Location on mapsIron Bridge Trail, College Station, TX 77845, USA
Fleecy milk-cap mushroom (Lactifluus vellereus, <B>Lactarius vellereus</B>) on Caney Creek section of Lone Star Hiking Trail in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-07-07.htm">July 7, 2018</A>
LinkFleecy milk-cap mushroom (Lactifluus vellereus, Lactarius vellereus) on Caney Creek section of Lone Star Hiking Trail in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville, Texas, July 7, 2018
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA
Mature fleecy milkcap mushrooms (<B>Lactarius vellereus</B>) on Caney Creek section of Lone Star Hiking Trail in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-07-15.htm">July 15, 2018</A>
LinkMature fleecy milkcap mushrooms (Lactarius vellereus) on Caney Creek section of Lone Star Hiking Trail in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville, Texas, July 15, 2018
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA
Fleecy milkcap mushrooms (<B>Lactarius vellereus</B>) on Caney Creek section of Lone Star Hiking Trail in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-07-15.htm">July 15, 2018</A>
LinkFleecy milkcap mushrooms (Lactarius vellereus) on Caney Creek section of Lone Star Hiking Trail in Sam Houston National Forest near Huntsville, Texas, July 15, 2018
Location on mapsLone Star Hiking Trail, Montgomery, TX 77356, USA

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