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Sordid blewit

Lepista sordida

Description:

The hat is smooth and slightly greasy in wet weather, a light purple color, lilac or lilac pink.

Habitat:

Under a tree inside a churchyard.

Notes:

Photo taken by Arne Røysland.

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3 Comments

Machi
Machi 3 weeks ago

I like that name much better! :)

arne.roysland
arne.roysland 3 weeks ago

I don't know why they called it sordid (in the sense of dingy, filthy or foul). The norwegian name of this genus is "ridderhatt" because it perhaps took like a musketeer hat.

Machi
Machi 3 weeks ago

What an interesting name! I certainly don't think they look sordid :)

arne.roysland
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arne.roysland

Oslo, Norway

Lat: 59.94, Long: 10.91

Spotted on Oct 18, 2019
Submitted on Oct 18, 2019

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