MycoKey : the species Cortinarius sanguineus

Generic short diagnoses: Highly variable, ± rusty brown-spored, ectotrophic agarics with attached lamellae and mostly prominent cortina (web-like veil); spores without germ pores and mostly distinctly roughened; differentiated cystidia rarely present.


Cortinarius sanguineus - DK: blodrød slørhat, UK: Bloodred Webcap

Cortinarius sanguineus , blodrød slørhat, Bloodred Webcap, blodrød kanelslørsopp, blodspindling, Bloedrode gordijnzwam, Blutroter Hautkopf, Dermocybe sanguin
Illustration and © Jan Vesterholt
Denmark, JV92-640

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