Fungi Outer Hebrides

Phylum: Basidiomycota   Family: Cortinariaceae

Cortinarius decipiens var. decipiens  (Pers.) Fr.

Sepia Webcap

Widespread, but infrequently recorded, in association with broadleaf trees, especially Salix and Betula. The considerable variability in appearance of this species makes identification challenging

Breitenbach & Kranzlin (2000) Fungi of Switzerland, Volume 5, Agarics, 3rd Part
Knudsen & Vesterholt, editors (2012) Funga Nordica