Observation 181142: Lactarius Pers.
When: 2014-10-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Waterlogged older Cortinarius species, with white parasitic fungus growing on it. This observation is for the Cortinarius mushroom.

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Recognized by sight: one of the purple stainers

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Thanks, Amanita.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-10-02 08:26:02 MDT (-0600)

Really didn’t like Cortinarius much. Already has a hypomyces or something similar growing on it, and this was among the oldlest fungi found today. Lactarius makes much more sense.

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