Observation 216908: Cortinarius triumphans Fr.

When: 2015-08-25

Collection location: Karkaraly National Park, Karaganda District, Kazakhstan [Click for map]

49.428° 75.40742° 949m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

Cortinarius triumphans Fr., Cortinariaceae, Agaricales. (Паутинник желтый, приболотник желтый).
Cap: 5-12cm, convex up to broadly convex, sometimes almost flat when old, margins curved in, color is dull yellow up to orange-yellow and margin is lighter; cap surface is smooth and some sticky in wet weather. Flesh is white.
Gills: attached and pinching out toward stalk, close to almost distant; moderately broad with short intermediate gills, color from pinkish-white up to light pinkish-yellow or dull pinkish-brown when old.
Veil: partial veil as white cotton at young mushrooms.
Stalk: 5-15cm long, 2-4cm thick, enlarged down, yellowish-white or dull yellow with indistinct, orange-yellow scales when young, later with indistinct dull brownish-yellow rings.
Edibility: good after boiling.
Habitat: rather rare kind (in this location) scattered as small group nearby birches in pine-tree forest.
July – September.


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