Two new Lactarius species, L. flavopalustris and L. flavoaspideus, in Fennoscandia

Authors: Kytövuori, Ilkka
Journal: Karstenia, Volume 49 (2009), Issue 1, pages 19-31.
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Key words: Lactarius, Lactarius aspideus, Lactarius flavidus, Fennoscandia, taxonomy

Abstract: Two new species with violet staining milk and related to Lactarius aspideus (Fr. : Fr.) Fr. are described from Fennoscandia: L. flavopalustris Kytöv., spec. nova and L. flavoaspideus Kytöv., spec. nova. The distribution of each species is mapped, and their taxonomy, ecology and relationships are discussed.