Observation 83897: Cortinarius percomis Fr.

When: 2011-11-06

Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

Specimen available

Found under spruce, fir.

Cap yellow-brown, somewhat orange, stipe and gills crome yellow. Cap viscid, stipe non-viscid. Context red in KOH, cap 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 11 × 8 um.

This seems to all match rather well with the desc. for Cortinarius percomis in Funga Nordica p708.

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Used references: Funga Nordica
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