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Cataloochee area.

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Webcaps - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
dkennedy's ID: Webcaps (Genus Cortinarius)
Posted by dkennedy over 4 years ago (Flag)
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Looks kind of like a violacious from the photo. I've seen these mushrooms make wonderful dye.

Posted by dkennedy over 4 years ago (Flag)
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Cortinarius violaceus - Photo (c) Robert  Fuhro, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
mossy's ID: Cortinarius violaceus, a member of Webcaps (Genus Cortinarius)
Posted by mossy over 4 years ago (Flag)
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What a great color.

Posted by curiousgeorge61 over 4 years ago (Flag)
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Cortinarius violaceus has quite a fibrous cap not smooth as shown in this photo.

Posted by myxonz about 4 years ago (Flag)
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Webcaps - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Webcaps (Genus Cortinarius)
Posted by myxonz about 4 years ago (Flag)
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Cortinarius violaceus - Photo (c) Robert  Fuhro, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
allenratzlaff's ID: Cortinarius violaceus, a member of Webcaps (Genus Cortinarius)
Posted by allenratzlaff 4 months ago (Flag)
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@allenratzlaff, you think the cap is fibrous enough or are you looking at something else?

Posted by sea-kangaroo 4 months ago (Flag)
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maybe not...I'll back off to the genus. Cortinarius iodes?

Posted by allenratzlaff 4 months ago (Flag)
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Webcaps - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
allenratzlaff's ID: Webcaps (Genus Cortinarius)
Posted by allenratzlaff 4 months ago (Flag)
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Webcaps - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
Community ID: Webcaps (Genus Cortinarius)
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Cortinarius violaceus - Photo (c) Robert  Fuhro, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
mossy's ID: Cortinarius violaceus, a member of Webcaps (Genus Cortinarius)
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