Observation 347048: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray

Notes:
Unusual spicy taste. Turns bright red in KOH, purple mycelium on the stem base.

Odor mild, no reaction to ammonia. Under Pinus and Abies. Fruiting from a well decayed stump up to 6 inches off the ground.

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With KOH
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With KOH
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With KOH
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Purple stem base

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Created: 2018-11-26 00:40:45 GMT (+0000)
Last modified: 2018-12-10 20:38:28 GMT (+0000)
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