Observation 62687: Cortinarius croceus (Schaeff.) Gray
When: 2011-01-20
Who: Byrain
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Growing in grass at the base of a large ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) in a damp area. The caps are viscid, the spore prints are rusty brown, and I am saving them + some dried specimens for when microscopy can be done.

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-77% (2)
Recognized by sight: Viscid caps, clustered habitat.
42% (3)
Recognized by sight
77% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Based on chemical features: Radish like odor

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Smell and taste
By: Byrain
2011-01-21 21:42:29 CST (-0600)

The smell is radish like and the taste is mild.

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