Conservation Status: Not of concern
Spores are white; Growth up to 4 inches; Cap diameter up to 4 inches; Gills are supple and slightly greasy.
Russula variata is similar except for its acrid taste.
PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Russula cyanoxantha in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.
CalPhotos: Russula cyanoxantha photos.