When: 1995-09-30

Collection location: Steep Rock Park, Connecticut, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

No specimen available

Bright red gills only was the primary defining characteristic. Also known as Dermocybe semisanguineus. The Audubon Guide and others were used to ID.


Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Yellowish basal mycelium? FB not yellow enough to be C. semisanguineus.
Used references: Niskanen T, Liimatainen K, Ammirati JF, Hughes KW. 2013. Cortinarius section Sanguinei in North America. Mycologia. 105:344–356, doi:10.3852/12-086.

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