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

21 Nov 1998 at OSGR: SU66 in Berks, England

Record SummaryUnder Oak, Pine nearby. At side of track
Found asFruitbody
Date21 November 1998
OS grid refOSGR: SU66
Lat/Lon51° 20' N, 1° 10' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher21 Nov 1998[C]
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Notes: Smell: none in field, strongly Pelargonium at home on cutting.
Dry cap: orangeish Buff
Spore print: fulvous
Spores: 7-9(10)/5-6.5µm, punctate rough, v. sl. rough on outline at apex, very variable in shape and size.
Assigned to paleiferus on basis of more yellowish tones, but this could just be the effect of frost.

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