Observation 51337: Cortinarius argutus Fr.

When: 2010-08-08

Collection location: Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available



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6% (3)
Recognized by sight: collected by Hugh Smith. VERY hard fruit body.
11% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: as suggested by Irene. Intraspecific morphological diversity.

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argutus was very common in the area (possibly the most abundant cort)…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-10-13 20:21:37 PDT (-0700)

it was a very hard, whitish cort with an inrolled edge to the cap.

I believe that this is just a cool, weird morph of it.

By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2010-08-25 17:10:27 PDT (-0700)

Has a similar shape to huge Torks that grow underground in hard soil

Created: 2010-08-25 16:26:47 PDT (-0700)
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