Observation 118108: Mycena galericulata (Scop.) Gray

When: 2012-09-07

Collection location: Deep River County Park, Hobart, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

41.6167° 87.2501°

Who: Danielle B. (dbly)

No specimen available

-found in black oak savanna, multiple mushrooms growing together connecting at the stipe base on a decaying log

-broadly parabolic, dry/dull, pileus with a radially fibrillose surface, with striated margin ( color= light caramel)

-pileus in diameter 26mm

- free gill attachment off white in color , with regular lamellulae spacing <1mm apart

-no annulus or volva

- silky smooth stipe, 44mm length, 3mm width, possibly hollow

spore shape subglobose in shape filled with contents ( could be from oil immersion)

-spore measurements (length/width) (in micrometers) I tried to include one of the largest and smallest spores I could find along with the majority of the same sized spores that I found. Measured under oil immersion objective at 100×.

1. 8.3/5.81
2. 8.3/5.81
3. 8.3/6.64
4. 9.13/6.64
5. 8.3/6.64
6. 9.13/6.64
7. 8.3/6.64
8. 9.13/6.64
9. 8.3/5.81
10. 9.13/6.64

range from (8.3-9.13) and (5.81-6.64)

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Or M. inclinata

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