Habitat: alpine valley; extensively grazed pasture with scattered trees; Larix decidua, Betula pendula, Picea abies, Fagus sylvatica dominant trees; among low grasses and mosses under two Larix decidua trees, however also in the reach of the roots of Betula pendula and Picea abies; almost flat terrain; colluvial, calcareous ground; partly sunny; average precipitations ~3.000 mm/year, average temperature 5-7 deg C, elevation 885 m (2.900 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.
Substratum: sandy soil.
Place: Zadnja Trenta valley, about 50 m upstream of the mountain cottage ‘Koča pri izviru Soče’, next to access dirt road to Zapodn place, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC.
Comments: The photographed fungi were deep black with a cobalt-blue tint. Only two fruitbodies were found; hymenophor dimensions of the larger 3.5 × 3 × 4 cm, fruitbody 9.5 cm tall (extended), stipe 6 cm long, 2.5 cm wide at the base, in cross-section chambered; the smaller hymenophor measured 2.2 × 2.5 × 3.5 cm, fruitbody was 5 cm tall, stipe 1.3 cm wide, also chambered; flesh fragile; SP faint, apparently whitish, accurate color could not be determined.
Nikon D700/Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8
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