Observation 144017: Cortinarius collinitus group

When: 2013-08-25

Collection location: Hickory Run State Park, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

I suppose there are a few other names that may apply to this collection. My ID is based upon the distinctly lavendar-purple midsection of the stipe. Cap and stipe slimy/viscid.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
Used references: Phillips
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Recognized by sight: According to the authors, C. stillatitius does not occur in the Pacific Northwest. C. stillatitius has a smell of honey.
Used references: Ariyawansa, H. A., Hyde, K. D., Jayasiri, S. C., Buyck, B., Chethana, K. W. T., Dai, D. Q., … Chen, X.-H. (2015). Fungal diversity notes 111–252: taxonomic and phylogenetic contributions to fungal species. Fungal Diversity, 1–248. http://doi.org/10.1007/s13225-015-0346-5
58% (1)
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Used references: Mushroom Expert

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Emma, did you mean…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-11-28 07:54:59 PST (-0800)

to post the seidliae proposal for a different observation? Under “recognized by sight” you mention that C. stillatitius does not occur in the Pacific Northwest. But this observation does not originate in the PNW, nor had stillatitius been proposed.

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