Orange-Brown Lactarius Mushroom
Lactarius volemus
Russulaceae (Lactari) Mushroom Family
Orange-Brown Lactarius is identified by its brown to orange cap and stem. It has an especially unpleasant odor. The gills are partially attached and may run down the stem; often creamy in color.  The entire plant is sticky to the touch, 2-3 inches tall and 1-3 inches wide. Its preferred habitat is under broad-leaved trees and mixed woods.
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