When: 2007-09-03

Collection location: Norfolk Co., Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Rex (Rex Bartlett)

Specimen available

Unidentified – Not a whole lot to go on. Attractive, small,very viscous,resinous consistency. Odor – non distinctive. Fruiting on decomposed wood. 3 cm tall. cap 1 cm wide. Attempting spore print. Gills attached, close, white.


photographed in super macro mode with Canon S3IS.

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Agree Cortinarius, disagree C. collinitus
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2007-09-10 23:19:27 JST (+0900)

Assuming it has the right spore color, Cortinarius sp. seems very likely.

However, a primary characteristic of C. collinitus (and that general ‘group’) are bands of material on the stipe. See:

Cortinarius collinitus (Pers.) Fr.
Cortinarius collinitus group