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Cortinarius vanduzerensis

There are hundreds of Cortinarius species many of  which are impossible to identify even for experts in the genus.   So it's nice, once in a while, to find a Cortinarius that you can put a name to.   Vanduzer's Cort is a distinctive species with a slimy, bell-shaped cap and a beautiful, purple stalk.  It fruits on the ground under conifers.