Observation 198608: Cortinarius subgenus Telamonia (Fr.) Trog
When: 2015-02-12
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These were partially buried in sand under shrub oak, manzanita, Arizona cypress and pinyon pine. Largest cap 4.5 cm. Rusty brown spores on ring zone. White basal mycelium. KOH black on cap surface and context. Mild odor but I thought it smelled a little soap (castile) like.

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Recognized by sight: small stature, orangish gills, with conifers
-28% (1)
Recognized by sight: orangish gills, partially buried in sand, with pinyon pine
Used references: p 454 Mushrooms Demystified by David Arora

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