BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Cortinarius largus Fr. (a toadstool)
||27 September 2001
|OS grid ref
||51° 30' N, 1° 10' W
||Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
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|Stage or state
||under living tree of Fagus sylvatica
||Same colony as 3/10/01[A]
Cap: pale lilac, bruising "livid vinaceous" or "vinaceous grey", +KOH rust.
Stipe: white to "C", fibrillose, bruising pale "brick" and patchily "brick".
Gills: young gills "D".
Flesh: white, becoming tinged very pale "brick" in places, with KOH: "saffron", with NH4OH: slowly yellow ("G")
No blue colouration in young gills, flesh or veil.