When: 2009-07-11

Collection location: Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Notes:
In oak dominated mixed hardwoods. Cap color is grayish with flattened tufts of black hairs. Gills, stalk, and flesh all show violaceous tint. No clue on this one… can’t find anything close in any of my manuals.

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Recognized by sight: Remnants of cortina clinging to stalk turned rusty by spores.

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That’s why I didn’t want to suppose C.violaceus for this specimen
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-07-12 15:48:35 PDT (-0700)
Violet tones
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2009-07-12 09:13:13 PDT (-0700)

completely missing from the cap surfaces of these two small specimens. That seems to be the interesting feature.