Cortinarius aff. malachius, (a Cortinarius which is very similar to C. malachius)

10 Oct 1999 at OSGR: SU56 in Berks, England

Record Summaryunder birch, willow nearby
Found asFruitbody
Date10 October 1999
Associated organismBetula
OS grid refOSGR: SU56
Lat/Lon51° 20' N, 1° 20' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher10 Oct 1999[B]
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Notes: Smell: slightly radish on cutting.
Flesh; weakly lilaceous in stipe apex when young
Veil: white.
Spore print: slightly dark "fulvous"
Basidia: 4-spored.
Spores: slightly rough on outline under x40 obj. 8-9/5.2-5.5µm

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