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Russula fellea (Fr.) Fr., Epicr. syst. mycol. (Upsaliae): 354 (1838) [1836-1838]

Russula ochracea sensu auct.
Agaricus felleus Fr., Syst. mycol. (Lundae) 1: 57 (1821)

Habitat: On soil (often acidic) usually associated with Fagus in old beechwoods or mixed deciduous woodland. Rarely reported with Quercus spp.

Notes: Very common and widespread.

Distribution: E: c, S: c, W: c, NI: c, ROI: c, Other: Isle of Man: !

Vouchers: England: K(M) 81488; Scotland: K(M) 109125; NI: K(M) 83121; ROI: K(M) 9296

Descriptions, Lists & Icons:
I:, in Courtecuisse. R. & Duhem. B., Mushrooms and Toadstools of Britain & Europe: 480 pp. (1995), p. 373
D+I:, in Galli, R., Le Russule: 480 pp. (1996), p. 164-165
D+I:, in Sarnari, M., Monografia Illustrata del Genere Russula in Europe (Tomo Primo) 1: 799 pp. (1998), p. 481-484

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