Observation 110488: Cortinarius subgenus Dermocybe (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2012-09-19

Collection location: Gainesville, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Kneal (bloodworm)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: It looks like C. sanguineus, except for the violet apex. There are few sanguineii species in the east. It could also be C. harrisonii, which has yellow basal mycelium. While C. marylandensis has pink basal mycelium.
Used references: Niskanen et al. 2012. Cortinarius section Sanguinei in North America. Mycologia. In press.

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