Morphology Morphology of the unramified ends

morphology unramified ends mantle laticifers visibility

1 absent
2 present

If laticifers are present, they mostly shine through the mantle. But there are some species of the genus Lactarius which have got their laticifers in deeper layers, or they are very thin, or they only have an indistinct latex; but also dark brown mantles can obscure latificers.

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