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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina, USA (Google, OSM)
35.620304, -83.099217
Accuracy: 2770m
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Description

Cataloochee area.

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Feb. 23, 2012 12:48:26 +1300
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Cortinarius - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
dkennedy's ID: Genus Cortinarius, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Posted by dkennedy almost 3 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 almost 3 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 Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Posted by mossy almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Cortinarius violaceus - Photo (c) Robert  Fuhro, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
sea-kangaroo's ID: Cortinarius violaceus, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Posted by sea-kangaroo almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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What a great color.

Posted by curiousgeorge61 almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Cortinarius violaceus has quite a fibrous cap not smooth as shown in this photo.

Posted by myxonz almost 3 years ago (Flag)
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Cortinarius - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
myxonz's ID: Genus Cortinarius, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Posted by myxonz over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Cortinarius - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
sea-kangaroo's ID: Genus Cortinarius, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Posted by sea-kangaroo about 2 years ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Cortinarius - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
sea-kangaroo's ID: Genus Cortinarius, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
Cortinarius - Photo (c) Christopher Porter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
dkennedy's ID: Genus Cortinarius, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
myxonz 1 person agrees
Cortinarius violaceus - Photo (c) Robert  Fuhro, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
mossy's ID: Cortinarius violaceus, a member of Gilled Mushrooms (Order Agaricales)
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