Observation 26024: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray

When: 2009-09-27

Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

Found under spruce.

With a viscid cap and non-viscid stipe, a nice bulbose base. The context of this one turned yellow in KOH, and the cap surface a nice brown in KOH.

Id made by member of the Societe Geneve, using some of the Moser books.

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Not elegantior with blue gills..
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2009-11-07 06:55:23 EST (-0500)

It reminds of C. aureopulverulentus, but KOH on cap and bulb margin should have been red..

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