Observation 145522: Cortinarius anomalus group
When: 2013-09-14
Collection location: Perry, Maine, USA [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On ground in mixed woods. Cap pale brown with orange brown center, 4 cm., cream flesh. Gills pale gray brown. Stem 5 cm. × 8 mm., stuffed, red brown rings. Mild odor and taste. Rust brown spore deposit.

I think this is an old/washed out C. armillatus.

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Bluish tint in cap and gills. Lack of reddish veil remnants on the stipe.

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Very cool, Emma
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2013-09-16 10:13:54 PDT (-0700)

thank you. I find the Cortinarius group to be interesting but huge and hard to get a handle on re individual species. Thanks for your help.

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