Observation 104808: Entoloma velutinum Hesler
When: 2012-08-10
(35.6825° -83.4925° 671m)
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: In humus under hardwoods in mixed mesophytic forest, Cherokee Orchard Loop, Rainbow Falls Trailhead, Gatlinburg, TN. Cap 5 cm, convex, deeply centrally depressed, not hygrophanous, dark blackish-blue, velvety/like suede. Stipe 6.5cm long,0.7cm thick, blueish grey,hollow with white basal mycelium.

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Recognized by sight: lamellae marginate (edges dark violet blue)
Used references: Hesler
Based on microscopic features: Spores 8-11×6-8 microns, 5-sided; no pleurocystidia; cheilocystidia cylindric/subfusoid

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