Observation 73784: Tylopilus rubrobrunneus Mazzer & A.H. Sm.
When: 2011-08-10
No herbarium specimen

Notes: As usual, these bitter purplish Tylos are confusing to me.

Growing in a mowed field.

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Rubrobrunneus vs. violatinctus
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2011-08-11 15:52:09 PDT (-0700)

This appears to be a young specimen, and the stipe of young T. violatinctus should be purplish, not brown. Based on this reasoning, I am strongly gravitating toward T. rubrobrunneus.

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