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Cortinarius violaceus
Cortinarius violaceus
Violet Webcap
Photographer: Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

ID: 0000 0000 1009 2300 (2009-10-24)

Copyright © 2009 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

  • date of photo  Oct 13, 2009
  • latitude 46.38253   longitude 13.78549     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Zadnjica valley, lower Stru┼żnik place, East Julian Alps (Posocje, Slovenia)
  • notes   Slo.: vijolicasta koprenka - Habitat: Young open mixed wood, Picea abies and Fagus silvaticus, mossy, humid ground, quite moist and shaded, no sun during winter months, nearly flat calcareous terrain, average precipitations ~3.000 mm/year, average temperature 6-8 deg C, elevation 830 m (2.700 feet), alpine phytogeographical region. - Substratum: mossy ground - Comment: Spore print saturated orange-rusty brown, abundant. Smell slight, of cedar wood. - Ref.: M.Bon, Pareys Buch der Pilze, Kosmos (2005), p 222. R.M.Daehncke, 1200 Pilze in Farbfotos, AT Verlag (2009), p 711. R.Lueder, Grundkurs Pilzbestimmung, Quelle & Mayer (2008), p 269. - Spore picture: Motic B1-210, magnification 1.000 x Oil, in water.
  • camera   Nikon D70 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8
  • contributor's ID #  Bot_392/2009-6401
  • photo category: Fungi - fungi

  • common names   Violet Webcap (photographer)
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