Observation 103424: Trichophaea Bull.

When: 2012-07-23

Collection location: White Mountains, New Hampshire, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available

growing in moss in creek bed and along damp logs.

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white cushion.jpg
in situ

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight: white cushion with hairy edges.
Based on microscopic features: fair-good match for micro (Roz Lowen).
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: cf. gregaria
Used references
Based on microscopic features

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would’ve prefered a c.f. in that name…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-07-30 20:49:08 CDT (-0500)

but MO wouldn’t let me. :(

the spores were not quite a perfect size fit w/spore details in the Swiss Asco book (pg. 92), but all else did fit: shape and gestalt of spores, macro details, habitat on gravelly ground.

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