Observation 15345: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray
When: 2008-09-05
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing around 7000’ with Engelmann spruce and subalpine fir.

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By: Edward Barge (landsnorkler)
2008-12-13 21:54:54 PST (-0800)

was my first guess too. I’ll have to find more next season.

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By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2008-12-13 21:23:28 PST (-0800)

The gill color is close to Melanophyllum, but I think Cortinarius is more likely because of the color of the stipe. Need more photos showing the other parts of the mushroom.

Created: 2008-12-13 20:22:03 PST (-0800)
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