|The genus Lactarius belongs to the Russulaceae family, which is characterised by its members having a brittle texture. Lactarius spp are distinguished from Russulas by the oozing of a white latex or "milk" from their flesh when cut or damaged.|
Found growing under Leptospermum.
|Lactarius clarkeae var. aurantioruber
Found under Nothofagus.
Found growing under Nothofagus