Observation 85339: Cortinarius marylandensis Ammirati & A.H. Sm.
When: 2011-09-10
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I did not collect this; I photographed it in the parking lot following a club foray.

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Recognized by sight: There is nothing else this red.

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Possibly vivid
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2011-12-30 08:54:04 CST (-0600)

But this one was just redder than the others. I will include a picture I took with the same settings of a similar mushroom that I found. They look more like the one in Walt’s link.

vivid setting on your camera?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-12-29 23:05:33 CST (-0600)

if the color is true, this can’t be sanguineus.

Never say Never
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2011-12-29 21:25:33 CST (-0600)

Cortinarius sanguineus ia a look-alike
As I recall C. marylandensis prefers hardwoods and has a purple KOH reaction.

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