Observation 187860: Cortinarius subgenus Dermocybe (Fr.) Fr.
When: 2014-11-08
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Vibrantly orange/red gilled cort fruiting in moss beneath Douglas fir and Western hemlock trees. Odor of potatoes.

Elevation: 2200ft.

Temp: low 50’s.

Proposed Names

57% (1)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Used references: Mushrooms Of The Pacific Northwest(Trudell, Amiratti pg. 152.)
81% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: I think this is a Dermocybe, not a Leprocybe (like C. clandestinus), but the two can be tough to tell apart. Easy with a KOH test

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.

Created: 2014-11-09 13:40:30 CST (-0600)
Last modified: 2014-11-28 15:04:31 CST (-0600)
Viewed: 47 times, last viewed: 2016-12-08 06:10:19 CST (-0600)
Show Log