Observation 81332: Cortinarius eucaeruleus Rob. Henry
When: 2011-10-21
Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Found under oaks, beech, fir.

Cap, gills, and stipe all purple-blue. Cap viscid, stipe non-viscid. Context brown in KOH, cap brown in KOH.

Micro-shot of spores from the veil at 1000x in KOH. The spores are ellipsoid, tan, warted. The apr. size is 10 × 6 um.

Matches well the desc. of C. eucaeruleus in Funga Nordica p689.

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Used references: Funga Nordica
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