Observation 81335: Cortinarius glaucopus (Schaeff.) Fr.

When: 2011-10-21

Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

Specimen available

Found under oaks, beech, fir.

Cap brown, radially fibrous, with veil remnants. Stipe blue-grey, gills blue-purple. Cap viscid, stipe non-viscid. Context brown in KOH, cap brick-red in KOH.

The micro-shot is of spores on the veil at 1000x in KOH. The spores are brown, ellipsoid, and warted. The apr. size is 7.5 × 4.5 um.

This matches well the disc. of C. glaucopus in Funga Nordica p699.

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Recognized by sight
Used references: Funga Nordica
Based on microscopic features: As desc. in text.

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