Observation 141151: Cortinarius cinnabarinus Fr.
When: 2013-07-27
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On mossy ground under hemlock, balsam fir, red maple and white cedar in mixed woods that include birch. Cap 4-5 cm.,dark rust color, irregular, wavy margin, hairy/felty, thin flesh. Gills color of cap, broad, free to notched. Stem 5 cm. × 1 cm., color of cap, equal. Flesh of cap and stem yellow bruising rust. Cap surface turns black with KOH.

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Thanks, Richard
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2013-07-27 16:44:37 PDT (-0700)

I think Cortinarius is promising. I’m taking a spore print now so if its rusty brown… If you get a chance let me know what you make of MO 141038.



By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2013-07-27 16:44:36 PDT (-0700)

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