Observation 125087: Cortinarius obtusus (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2013-01-26

Collection location: Braga, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)

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Recognized by sight: Reminds me of this type that I find here in Pennsylvania, USA.

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I think it is obtusus.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2013-06-22 09:37:48 PDT (-0700)

This species is known to fruit very early in the season in Central Europe. And it is very common too.

By: Elsa (pinknailsgirl)
2013-06-22 09:24:57 PDT (-0700)

iodine smell.

Cortinarius obtusus has smell of iodine.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2013-06-22 08:11:26 PDT (-0700)

It isn’t in any case a Dermocybe of croceus-group, it clearly is a Telamonia with spaced gills.

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