Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 299627
Taxon: Cortinarius caperatus (Pers.) Fr.
Family: Cortinariaceae
Collector: Joan Knapp   MUOB 299627   
Date: 2017-11-17
Verbatim Date: 2017-11-17
Locality: United States, Georgia, Winder, Fort Yargo State Park
33.9649  -83.7317
Elevation: 254-254 meters (833-833ft)
Substrate: Soil
Description: Original observation #299627 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Ecoregion: Southern Outer Piedmont Habitat: Growing in leaf litter Nearest_Tree: Oak and conifer (Pinus taeda; Loblolly pine) Habit: Few Cap/upper_surface: Up to 8-9 cm diameter; almost flat; dry; pale brown in the center fading to darker yellow-brown at the margins Cap/underside: Gills attached; close; slightly ragged margins; pale with rusty patches. Stipe: Up to 10 cm long and up to 1 cm diameter; approximately equal along length; thick ring. Spore_Print: Rusty brown Spores: Amydaliform; somewhat verrucose Collector: Jacob Pulk Identifier: Jacob Pulk Collection_#: FYB-20171117-26
Disposition: vouchered
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 21f40f53-aafd-4360-a5ab-742c7a0f6ec4
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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