Observation 19616: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray
When: 2004-09-19
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: growing in spruce-fir forest. It had a green apple odor, bright violet flesh.

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red staining
By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2009-03-21 09:15:44 CDT (-0500)

it was staining red at the base of the stipe although faintly. I do agree that is is close to C. cyanites

Gorgeous colours on the gills!
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-03-21 04:06:11 CDT (-0500)

Is it bruising red? Looks like it on the stem base.
If so, I guess it belongs in the difficult group around cyanites/porphyropus/purpurascens with several "sub"species and varieties..

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