Cortinarius raphanoides (Pers.) Fr., (a toadstool)

2 Oct 1998 at OSGR: SU56 in Berks, England

Record Summaryunder Birch, Oak
Found asFruitbody
Date2 October 1998
OS grid refOSGR: SU56
Lat/Lon51° 20' N, 1° 20' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher2 Oct 1998[C]
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Notes: Veil: olivaceous brown (fawn).
Flesh: with hint of vinaceous at top of stipe when young.
Flesh + KOH: slightly darker.
Taste: mild.
Smell: radishy.
Spore print: dark fulvous.
Basidia: 4-spored.
Cheilocystidia: occasionally septate.
Spores: 7.1-7.8/5-5.2µm all very similar in size.

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