Observation 174430: Cortinarius subgenus Telamonia (Fr.) Trog
When: 2014-08-12

Notes: 2 fruiting bodies growing scattered. Both growing through a well-rotted Fagus grandifolia (?) log near Fagus grandifolia, Quercus sect, Lobatae and Acer saccharum. Quercus alba, Pinus echinata, Pinus rigida, Sassafras albidum, Oxydendron arboreum and Zanthoxylum americanum further away. Mature fruiting body (=FB) 4.0 cm tall. Immature FB 3.1 cm tall. Pileus dry; 2.2 cm wide in mature FB; 0.9 cm wide in immature FB; with whitish bloom toward center in immature FB; with small umbo in both FBs. Lamellae light yellowish-brown; sinuate; ~0.9 cm long at longest. ~36 full length lamellae present on mature FB (calculated by counting number in rough 1/4 and multiplying that number by 4). Lamellulae 3-tiered based on examination of photos. Stipe 0.4 cm wide at apex of mature FB; 0.3 cm wide at apex of immature FB; 0.7 cm wide at base of mature FB; 0.6 cm wideat base of immature FB. Did not notice cortinas but there were small brown fibrils over the upper halves of the stems that were likely cortina remnants.

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