Cortinarius flexipes var flexipes (Pers.) Fr., (pine pelargonium webcap)

29 Sep 1998 at OSGR: SU56 in Berks, England

Record Summaryin grass under Oak; birch nearby
Found asFruitbody
Date29 September 1998
Associated organismQuercus robur
OS grid refOSGR: SU56
Lat/Lon51° 20' N, 1° 20' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher29 Sep 1998[B]
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Notes: Veil: white
Young gills: fulvous
Flesh: slightly vinaceous in stipe apex
Smell: not noticeable, v. slightly potato on cutting
Stipe: subrooting; narrowly hollow, with an icicle (like Hebeloma sinapizans) at top
Cap flesh: dark brown with KOH
Spores: 7.8-8.8/5.2-5.6µm

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