Observation 60617: Cortinarius traganus (Fr.) Fr.
When: 2010-12-10
0 Sequences

Notes:
These were growing near chinkapin and huckleberry.
The spores were ~ 8.0-8.5 X 4.9-6.0 Microns and moderately rough.
They had a very distinctive odor, mostly unpleasant, but I can’t put a name on it.
C. subfoetidus may be close but I don’t see a “sock” on the stem.

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Yes, good point…
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2016-01-03 10:26:38 EST (-0500)

I’ll see if I’m lucky enough to find some fresh specimens this year.

make
By: Davide Puddu (Davide Puddu)
2016-01-03 02:49:39 EST (-0500)

an image of cross section , there are not so many Cotinarius with that flesh color, it would confirm pretty easily.

I have to agree with Noah that these are
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2016-01-02 12:16:12 EST (-0500)

most likely C. traganus, although somewhat odd in color, probably due to the unique habitat.
I had an earlier collection from the same spot http://mushroomobserver.org/119637
which looked a little more traditional.

Created: 2010-12-11 11:53:14 EST (-0500)
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