Observation 99143: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray
When: 2012-07-03
Herbarium specimen reported

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Recognized by sight: yellowish cap with greenish hues, very chunky, in clusters, KOH orangey on cap (especially), flesh and gills, gills pale into age, cortina weak, weakly bulbed stipe base, with red fir and white fir

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The gills…
By: Drew Parker (mycotrope)
2013-11-19 17:47:06 CST (-0500)

would tend to look more reddish or orange with the ripening spores, so is to be expected. Dimitar’s shot was less orange overall, as is mine which I’ll post in a little while. Maybe just a difference in processing. I think this looks pretty good for olivascens.

Orange tones
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2013-11-19 17:02:45 CST (-0500)

on the cap and cut flesh are from KOH. Although the gills themselves are kind of orangish hued as well, I guess.

I’ve seen the pale form…
By: Drew Parker (mycotrope)
2013-11-19 16:37:09 CST (-0500)

of olivascens locally. This looks similar though the orange tints are heavier than what I have seen.

A pale form?
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2013-11-19 15:45:12 CST (-0500)

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