Observation 139665: Cortinarius cyanites Fr.
When: 2013-07-12
( 884m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Mixed hardwood forest of the chestnut oak variety. The marbled violet and pale flesh developed red tints after several minutes and bled red juice. The smell was grocery store agaric, nothing distinctive.


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fresh cut specimen
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20 minutes after cutting

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified also Rogers’ Mushrooms

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Created: 2013-07-12 16:45:33 MDT (-0600)
Last modified: 2013-07-12 16:45:40 MDT (-0600)
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