Red-gilled Cort Cortinarius semisanguineus    
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Agaricales   >   Family Cortinariaceae   >   Genus Cortinarius   

Description:

The dry, nearly flat, yellowish-brown pileus is in striking contrast to the cinnabar, or, blood-red gills. This is another mushroom of special value for dying wool. (L. Biechele, pers. comm.)

There are 20 records in the project database.

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A Red-gilled Cort in Worcester Co., Maryland (10/15/2014). Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)

A Red-gilled Cort (gills and stalk) in Howard Co., Maryland (9/25/2009). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

A Red-gilled Cort (cap) in Howard Co., Maryland (9/25/2009). Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)

Red-gilled Cort in Howard Co., Maryland (9/25/2009). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Red-gilled Cort in Howard Co., Maryland (9/25/2009). (c) Joanne and Robert Solem, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Red-gilled Cort in Garrett Co., Maryland (9/14/2020). (c) Emilio Concari, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)


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