Observation 81231: Cortinarius croceocaeruleus (Pers.) Fr.

When: 2011-10-21

Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

Specimen available

Found under oaks, beech, fir.

Cap lilac, fading to tan, stipe off-white, gills light tan. Cap and stipe viscid. Light tan in KOH in context and cap.

Micro-shot of spores on the veil at 1000x in KOH. The spores are tan, ellipsoid, warted. Apr. size 8 × 5 um.

Matches rather well to the description of C. croceocaeruleus in Funga Nordica p. 677.

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