Gilled

"Toadstools"

Agaricus
Agaricus campestri Agaricus silvicola

Gills become dark when spores drop.

Amanita
Amanita muscaria Amanita polypyramis

Notorius because so many of them
are deadly poisonous.

Lactarius
Lactarius corrugis Lactarius gerardii

When the gills are cut, they exude a latex when fresh.

Pholiota
Pholiota granulosa Pholiota squarrosoides

All are on decaying (or buried) wood,

Pluteus
Pluteus cervinus Pluteus longistriatus

Gills and spores are generally pinkish.

Russula
Russula pectinatoides Russula silvicola

The gills are brittle. Caps of various colors.

Waxcaps
Hygrocybe lavescens Cuphophyllus virgineus

Usually have fairly widely spaced gills and a shiny or waxy top of cap.



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