Observation 55590: Cortinarius malachoides P.D. Orton

When: 2010-10-15

Collection location: Craigville, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jason Karakehian (Jason Karakehian)

Specimen available

dry cap, flaky. violet flesh when young,



Proposed Names

27% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Used references: moser’s key to agarics and boleti. No odor mild taste
Based on microscopic features: spores ellipsoid, rough, 9.5 – 6.5 microns
Based on chemical features: KOH neg on cap and flesh, slight graying on flesh at base of stipe

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Id say those are
By: damon brunette (damonbrunette)
2010-10-15 19:11:22 PDT (-0700)

7 to 11 microns. Just by sight.

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