Observation 90512: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray

When: 2010-10-03

Collection location: Rock Creek Regional Park, Montgomery Co., Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)

No specimen available

Notes:
Growing under beech and up through masses of dead Conopholis americana (Squaw root). Silvery sheen with subtle purple coloration. Damaged by insects.

Does not look like C. alboviolaceus I saw on the West Coast, but see this observation of something similar, also local:

http://mushroomobserver.org/85505?q=CXA9
and
http://mushroomobserver.org/85504?q=CXA9

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