Observation 177487: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray

When: 2014-08-31

Collection location: Piney Falls State Natural Area, Grandview, Tennessee, USA [Click for map]

Who: Emma Harrower (eharrower)

No specimen available

Mixed forest
Cap: 9.1 cm across, brown in 5% KOH, dry, radially fibrillose
Gills: sinuate, close, brown now but could have been purple
Flesh: ochraceus, no reaction with 5% KOH (or slowly turning yellow)
Stipe: purple at apex, copper brown/peach, basal mycelium white, 10.5 cm long, 1.5 cm wide, 3 cm wide at base.
Smell: like a pine forest
Spores: ellipsoid to amygdaloid, finely verrucose, 9-10.5 um x 5 um

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