Spotted Cort - Cortinarius iodes
The caps of these mushrooms were purple, conical, had yellowish spots near the center, and were super slimy! Gills were pale purple, close, and attached to the stem. The stems were pale purple.
Habitat: Growing on the ground, under oak, in a mixed forest.
''Cortinarius iodes'', commonly known as the spotted cort or the viscid violet cort, is a species of agaric fungus in the family Cortinariaceae. The species range includes the eastern North America, Central America, northern South America, and northern Asia, where it grows on the ground in a mycorrhizal association with deciduous trees.