Observation 6294: Cortinarius vanduzerensis A.H. Sm. & Trappe
When: 2008-02-04
No herbarium specimen

Notes: One lone gorgeous fruit body. Note last rays of sun refracted in thick slime coat on top of cap! Shot in natural light only…

Purple coloration of stipe apparent; also note brown tones on lower stipe, and typical and picturesque cracking. One of the few corts that is easy to ID. Raise a glass of whatever to vanduzerensis!

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1.Cap in scattered sun
2.In situ
3.In hand; note slime, two toned stipe
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1.Cap in scattered sun
2.In situ
3.In hand; note slime, two toned stipe
10836
1.Cap in scattered sun
2.In situ
3.In hand; note slime, two toned stipe

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Created: 2008-02-04 10:51:47 CST (-0600)
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