Phylum: Basidiomycota Family: Cortinariaceae
Cortinarius mucosus (Bull.) J. Kickx f.
Widespread but uncommon species of coniferous woodland, almost exclusively with two-needled pines. The specific epithet refers to the viscid cap and stipe and is sometimes called the Slimy Cortinarius
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