Hygrophorus capreolarius Kalchbr.

Collection: 2007-12-22, Salt Point SP, Nor. Cal.

Association with conifers and mosses in acidic soils are the typical characteristic of this species in the group of Red Hygrophori. Closely related to Hygrophorus  erubescens, which is more sturdy and less colored.

Collection: 2007-10-13 Willamette Nat'l Forest, Oregon  -- Debbie Viess