Observation 21706: Cortinarius porphyroideus Peintner & M.M. Moser

When: 2009-06-01

Collection location: Kaimanawa Forest Park, near Taupo, New Zealand [Click for map]

Who: Clive Shirley (myxo)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:42 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Kaimanawa Rangers, New Zealand’ to ‘Kaimanawa Ranges, New Zealand’

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Recognized by sight: Easily recognised by its purple colours this pouch fungus may or may not have a stipe. The stipe is week and when present the fungus is often found fallen over.

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By: Clive Shirley (myxo)
2009-06-06 05:27:47 AEST (+1000)

As Michael has pointed this is now known as Cortinarius porphyroideus unfortunitly I now can not remove the older name!! due to voting!

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