Observation 194921: Cortinarius calyptratus A.H. Sm.

When: 2014-12-23

Collection location: White Hill, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available

Growing near live oak.
Caps up to 6.1 cm across and tacky.
Spores ~ 8.0-9.1(9.8) X 4.2-5.1 microns, elongate(Qave = 1.77) ,citriform and slightly to moderately rough.
KOH on cap was reddish.
Weak ID based primarily on the spore size and shape which match closely with the references.

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