Observation 290486: Cortinarius subgenus Phlegmacium (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2017-09-12

Collection location: Yuba Pass, Tahoe National Forest, Sierra Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available

Growing with mixed conifers, ~ 6700 feet.
Caps up to 11.5 cm across, coated with mud which was difficult to field clean.
Stipe with blue tints.
Spores ~ 9.0-10.5 X 5.0-6.0 microns, elliptical/elongate(Qavg = 1.77) and low to moderately verrucose.
KOH on various surfaces was brownish.

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