Observation 111686: Cortinarius subgenus Telamonia (Fr.) Trog

When: 2012-09-28

Collection location: Lackawanna State Forest, Thornhurst, Lackawanna Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

On the ground in dense patches with mixed conifers. Spore print rusty brown.

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight
49% (2)
Recognized by sight: Its got a broad umbo.
58% (1)
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Used references: “obtusus” proposal + Arora.

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Thanks Emma.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-10-30 17:50:46 PDT (-0700)

Looks like this collection is at least something close. Some of the macro characters check out… umbo, color, pale young gills, faintly striate cap margin. Spore size is close to what Arora reports. Habitat checks as well.

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