Observation 83881: Cortinarius calochrous (Pers.: Fr.) Gray
When: 2011-11-06
Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found under oak, beech, hornbeam.

Cap lemon yellow, stipe off-white, gills pale lilac. Cap viscid, stipe non-viscid. Cap pink in KOH, context light pink in KOH, bulb non-reactive in KOH.

The micro-shot is of spores from the veil at 1000x in KOH. The spores are amygdaliform, warted and brown. The apr. size is 10 × 6 um.

This matches well the descriptions in Funga Nordica for Cortinarius calochrous, p697. With the lighter yellow caps, lilac gills, and found under hardwoods.

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