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Description:Pileus 5-14(21) cm wide, convex, dry, appressed-tomentose, dark wine-red on very young buttons, soon developing a yellow ground color, staining greenish blue to bluish black when bruised. Context bright yellow, quickly staining dark blue. Hymenophore yellow at first, becoming olive-brown, staining blue then reddish brown. Stipe enlarged downward, ventricose to clavate, conspicuously reticulate at least over the upper one-half, bright yellow near the apex or nearly overall, with wine-red splashes and streaks. 
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