Observation 134708: Cortinarius phaeomyxa (E. Horak) Peintner, E. Horak, M.M. Moser & Vilgalys

When: 2013-05-25

Collection location: Beech Gully Nature Trail, Baw Baw National Park, Victoria, Australia [Click for map]

Who: TimmiT

No specimen available

Formerly a Cuphocybe species. A mycorrhizal associate of Nothofagus cunninghamii.

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Recognized by sight: unless there is another Cort in NZ that looks like this one.

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They certainly are
By: TimmiT
2013-05-29 05:39:52 +03 (+0300)

Especially these fascinating species that occur in the rainforests under Nothofagus.

By: Josh M.K. (suchen)
2013-05-29 05:05:13 +03 (+0300)

The Cortinarius on display in your part of the world are just stunning.

There are others
By: TimmiT
2013-05-29 04:31:34 +03 (+0300)

I’m told this could be one of 3 species in Australia. Tom May identified it only to genus so I didn’t attempt to put a species name on it.

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