Observation 23117: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray
When: 2009-07-11
No herbarium specimen

Notes: In oak dominated mixed hardwoods. Cap color is grayish with flattened tufts of black hairs. Gills, stalk, and flesh all show violaceous tint. No clue on this one… can’t find anything close in any of my manuals.

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Recognized by sight: Remnants of cortina clinging to stalk turned rusty by spores.

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That’s why I didn’t want to suppose C.violaceus for this specimen
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-07-12 15:48:35 PDT (-0700)
Violet tones
By: Dave in NE PA
2009-07-12 09:13:13 PDT (-0700)

completely missing from the cap surfaces of these two small specimens. That seems to be the interesting feature.

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