Cortinarius luteus

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CORTINARIUS luteus Peck 1890

This beautiful cort has a small matted, fibrillose yellow cap and pale yellow subdistant gills. Its cortina is yellow and leaves remnants on the stipe.Flesh is also yellow in color. It is often found in damp mossy spots in forested territory. It is not entirely clear whether this is the same cort as Cortinarius alboluteus, or is different.

This is in the Cortinariceae family of the Agaricales order.

Cortinarius luteus

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