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Sichuan: Xiangcheng Xian. Sichuan-Yunnan border area. North side of Daxue Shan between Zhongdian and Xiangcheng. Mixed Abies-Larix-Picea-Juniperus forest with large Rhododendron and open talus slopes and meadows. 28°35'38"N, 99°50'49"E; 4100-4300 m.
On ground in forest of Abies and Rhododendron at 4060 m. Pileus 4-7 cm in diam., convex, sometimes with a depressed disc, viscid to glutinous, first bluish gray, then grayish brown or paler. Lamellae first with violet tinge, then brown. Stipe 6-10 x 0.5-1.5 cm, dry, apical region violet, lower part whitish to grayish or with violet tinge. Cortina (annulus) brown. Context dirty white. Taste mild.
Z. L. Yang
2425 24 July 1998

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