Observation 27271: Cortinarius violaceus (L.) Gray

When: 2009-10-13

Collection location: Zadnjica Valley, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia [Click for map]

Who: amadej trnkoczy (amadej)

No specimen available

Lat.: 46.38253 Long.: 13.78549
Code: Bot_392/2009-6401
Slo.: vijoličasta koprenka

Habitat: Young open mixed wood, Picea abies and Fagus silvaticus, mossy, humid ground, quite moist and shaded, no sun during winter months, nearly flat calcareous terrain, average precipitations ~3.000 mm/year, average temperature 6-8 deg C, elevation 830 m (2.700 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: mossy ground

Place: Zadnjica valley, lower Stružnik place, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Nikon D70 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8

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Recognized by sight: Spore print saturated orange-rusty brown, abundant. Smell slight, of cedar wood.
Used references: M.Bon, Pareys Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 222
R.M.Daehncke, 1200 Pilze in Farbfotos, AT Verlag (2009), p 711
R.Lueder, Grundkurs Pilzbestimmung, Quelle & Mayer (2008), p 269

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