Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Russulales Family: Russulaceae
Species: Lactarius fluens Boud.
Synonyms: Lactarius blennius f. albidopallens
Lactarius blennius forma albidopallens
Common Name:

An ectomycorrhizal species
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Lactarius fluens

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (28)
Corylus avellana (2)
Poa (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland: broadleaved, semi-natural (7)
Parkland and scattered trees (5)
Neutral grassland: semi-improved (4)
Woodland: mixed (4)
Built up area, domestic (3)
Parkland and scattered trees: mixed (2)
Scrub (2)
Woodland (2)
Woodland: broadleaved (2)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (2)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (2)
Marsh/marshy grassland (1)
Woodland: coniferous, plantation (1)
Woodland: mixed, semi-natural (1)
Woodland: plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (14)
Soil Grassy (6)
Soil Leaves (3)
Soil Mossy (2)
Months recorded in & number of records:
March (2)
July (1)
August (1)
September (4)
October (18)
November (3)