genus Russula


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Noun1.genus Russula - large genus of fungi with stout stems and white spores and neither annulus nor volvagenus Russula - large genus of fungi with stout stems and white spores and neither annulus nor volva; brittle caps of red or purple or yellow or green or blue; differs from genus Lactarius in lacking milky juice
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
Agaricaceae, family Agaricaceae - large family including many familiar mushrooms
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This plant parasitizes mycorrhizal fungi of several well-known species, including mushrooms belonging to the genus Russula.