Observation 34875: Cortinarius subgenus Phlegmacium (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2008-09-05

Collection location: Akademgorodok, Novosibirsk, Russia [Click for map]

Who: Tatiana Bulyonkova (ressaure)

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These medium-large, yellowish-olive-brown with abrupt bulb appear in our pine (Pinus sylvestris) forest in late August and early September. They fruit in groups and chains; young fruitbodies are often buried in pine needles. Can’t remember any specific smell details, but I kept a dried specimen. They often grow together with a similar larger, more orange species which appears to be C. aureofulvus.
The cap is slimy in wet weather.

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