Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 177753
Taxon: Cortinarius semisanguineus (Fr.) Gill.
Family: Cortinariaceae
Collector: Phil Yeager   MUOB 177753   
Date: 2014-09-03
Verbatim Date: 2014-9-3
Locality: United States, Pennsylvania, Luzerne, Kingston Twp.
41.3264  -75.907
Description: Original observation #177753 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Yellow brown caps 28-50 mm dia. with an incurved to decurved margin becoming wavy. Flesh yellowish white, gills close to subdistant, red becoming reddish brown in age. Five lenghts of lamellulae present between adjacent gills. Stipe 25-50 mm long, solid, brittle becoming hollow (possibly due to larva, yellow and relatively equal. Terrestrial by Oak and Maple. Spore print rust. Having problems scraping spores to scope. The reason I Chose "could be" was that there were no conifers whatsoever where these were found. I have a few caps available if needed.
Disposition: vouchered
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 8d33c0f4-45d0-4211-9bf8-2ae935aebfb0
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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