BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

Cortinarius saturninus (Fr.) Fr. (a toadstool)

Warning Identification questionable
Date 29 September 1998
OS grid ref SU56
Lat/Lon 51° 20' N, 1° 20' W
Location Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
Voucher 29/09/1998[A]
(Please quote this in any queries about this record)
Stage or state Fruitbody
Record Summary in grass under Oak; birch nearby
Associated organism: under Quercus robur
Identification Notes: Gills: young gills rusty tawny
Veil: white
Stipe: booted in some specimens
Flesh: dark brown with KOH
Smell: absent (or earthy, potatoes)
Spore print: dark fulvous
Spores: rough, especially at apex, 7.3-7.8/4.5-5.2µm
Basidia: 4-spored

Images

macro-photographs macro-photographs
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
photomicrographs photomicrographs
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail
Thumbnail

<< Click on a thumbnail to see the preview, then click on that for the large image

Creative Commons Licence
Unless otherwise expressly stated, all original material on the BioImages website by Malcolm Storey is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 UK: England & Wales Licence.