Observation 189048: Cortinarius subgenus Phlegmacium (Fr.) Fr.
When: 2014-11-12

Notes: These were growing along side the Cortinarius callimorphus @ ~ 4250 ft.
Caps up to 8.5 cm across.
Spores ~ 11.0-13.0 X 6.9-8.2 microns, citriform and moderately verrucose.
Did not see any color change with KOH on the cap.
No distinctive odor.

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Thanks Dimitar.
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2014-11-19 16:29:44 CST (-0500)
Know that species well
By: Dimitar Bojantchev (dimitar)
2014-11-19 15:34:00 CST (-0500)

I know that species well Ron. It starts off as a beautiful lilac-pink, goes into light blue and brown at age — this one has large spores, as you’ve shown — it is a very close relative to C. pseudoglaucopus, which has much more pale coloration.

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