Observation 158813: Cortinarius gentilis (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2014-01-20

Seen at: SOMA Camp, Sonoma Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: George Riner (mycogeo)

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Photo Tag# SOMA2014-0031

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gentilis is found in the PNW
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-04-01 12:53:43 CDT (-0400)

and in the western mountains. If this came from Humboldt, as I suspect, that would fit, including the thin rooting stipe typical of gentilis. C. gentilis was formerly thought to also contain orellanine, but that is no longer believed to be true

Hygrophanous cap
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2014-04-01 12:44:59 CDT (-0400)

and slender stem, makes it look more like Cortinarius gentilis. I don’t know if you have it in California..?

really? no one saved this?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-04-01 11:49:18 CDT (-0400)

C. speciosissimus would be very very rare … how was this IDed? where did it come from?

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