Observation 28070: Cortinarius zinziberatus (Scop.) Fr.
When: 1987-07-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Greenish fluorescens, hygrophanous, found early in the season in a rich spruce forest.
Other interesting species at this particular location has been Boletopsis leucomelaena and Sarcodon versipellis, among others.

I had no idea what zinziberatus actually is, but the italians seem to know(..!)

This tiny little cort (caps 3-4 cm) looks very close to what they call zinziberatus, if not the same.

Proposed Names

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.

Created: 2009-11-11 10:52:04 CST (-0600)
Last modified: 2011-04-10 02:28:00 CDT (-0500)
Viewed: 349 times, last viewed: 2016-11-24 03:54:11 CST (-0600)
Show Log