Observation 83361: Cortinarius glaucopus group

When: 2011-11-22

Collection location: Bon Tempe Reservoir, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available
Collection number: Ron Pastorino RLP11-22-11D

These look to be the same as http://mushroomobserver.org/observer/show_observation/30009 and were found in basically the same spot.
The caps were viscid and up to 9.6 cm across.
Spores were ~ 7.0-7.9 X 4.8-5.1 microns, which agreed closely with the previous collection.
KOH reactions were also very similar with all the surfaces turning some shade of red.

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C. glaucopus complex
By: Dimitar Bojantchev (dimitar)
2011-11-26 20:39:02 CST (-0600)

This is one of the 5 species of C. glaucopus group[ in our area — this one actually is in the C. magicus clade. Will publish it eventually as a part of a wholesale treatment of the Section.

One of the
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-11-26 19:17:11 CST (-0600)

C. glaucopus sensu CA forms, it seems

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