Observation 128129: Cortinarius (Pers.) Gray

Notes:
This Cortinarius sp. was very abundant in mixed woods in this coastal Maine location. The caps had a distinctly lighter edge. Spores have a roughened surface as clearly seen in the photomicrographs. Spores are ellipsoid with a 20 spore average of 6.7 × 4.7 microns and Qm =1.42. Spore print is brown.

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Lamella crush mount.
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Stack of 6 images.
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Spores of various maturity in lamella crush mount.

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Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: Brown spores have a roughened surface.

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