Cortinarius caryotis

A common species, this has a dark mahogany to almost black cap. The gills start as a yellow-ochre colour but become darker with age. The stipe is greyish yellow with reddish brown to yellow brown veil remnants on it. Cap diam: to 60–70 mm. Under beech.

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