Laccaria amethystina Cooke, 1884 (Syn: Agaricus amethysteus sensu auct. (misapplied name); Agaricus amethystinus Huds., 1778; Agaricus amethystinus var. amethystinus Scop., 1778; Agaricus amethystinus var. ioides Pers., 1828; Agaricus amethystinus var. purpurellus Pers., 1828; Agaricus lividopurpureus With., 1792; Clitocybe amethystina (Cooke) Peck, 1897; Collybia amethystina (Cooke) Quél., 1888; Laccaria amethystea sensu auct. (misapplied name); Laccaria amethystea var. vinosostriata Ballero & Contu, 1989; Laccaria hudsonii Pázmány, 1994; Laccaria hudsonii var. hudsonii Pázmány, 1994; Laccaria hudsonii var. vinosostriata (Ballero & Contu)
Pázmány, 1996; Laccaria laccata sensu auct. (misapplied name); Laccaria laccata var. amethystina (Cooke) Rea, 1922; Omphalia amethystea sensu auct. (misapplied name); Russuliopsis laccata var. amethystina (Cooke) J. Schröt., 1889) ?;          


SK1796 19 Feb 2019 : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5)- around 900 kb each. 

Location:  Dolkha, Nepal
Date: 6 September 2017
Elevation : 1650 m.

Habit : Wild 

I think Laccaria sp…

Laccaria amethystina  (Huds.) Cooke ??

Pl. check with images and details at
To me appears close, but can only be confirmed by experts.

Thank you …! So far correct ID according to listed in Nepal. However, need validation. New entry if ID validated correct.

Yes, Laccaria.


SK 2130 19 August 2019 – Mycophyta : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)- around 700 kb each.
Location: Sundarijal, Kathmandu
Date: 30 July  2019
Elevation: 1577 m.

Habit : Wild 

I think same as at Laccaria amethystina Cooke ? 

Yes … but earlier one also not yet validated as the expert has left us !


SK 2497 01 March 2020 – Mycophyta : Attachments (5)- around 1 mb each. 
Location :  Sundsarijal
Date: 30 July 2016
Elevation : 1500m.

Habitat : Wild

You have posted similar images earlier. Pl. check at Order Agaricales

I guess correct ID


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