Observation 118937: Russula Pers.

When: 2012-09-27

Collection location: Crown Point, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Danielle B. (dbly)

No specimen available

-found single specimen with most of the stipe >3/4 in the soil, seemed to be older in age

-pileus was dry/dull and broadly convex, measured 38mm in diameter, smooth surface, with smooth margin, pileus color was a deep red with a few fades areas

-adnate even gills, off white in color (13mm in length) no lamellulae present

- no annulus

-dry/dull stipe, smooth surface, solid, off white in color, 41mm in length, 11mm in width, caespitose base

- no volva

-spore shape was dacryoid/globose in shape smooth

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

1. 9.13/8.3
2. 9.96/8.3
3. 10.79/7.47
4. 10.79/8.3
5. 9.96/8.3
6. 9.13/7.89
7. 9.13/8.3
8. 9.96/8.3
9. 9.96/8.3
10. 9.96/8.3

range (9.13-10.79) and (7.47-8.3)

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