Observation 130527: Mycena tenax A.H. Sm.
When: 2011-11-05

Notes: Examined 19 March 2013.

Found in Panther Creek Camp.

Caps and stems viscid. Recorded mild odor, didn’t taste it.

Spores from spore print measured 5.5-7 × 3.5-4 at the day of collection. Now, from a gilled edge revived in ETOH, stained with Congo Red, and mounted in KOH: 7-10 × 4-6. Basidia 4-spored, ~25 × 7.5. Lamellar edge gelatinous. Cheilocystidia of two kinds: those with excrescences forming sterile band, ~30 × 10; the second kind smooth, often with pointed top, ~40 × 10. Pleurocystidia up to 100 × 12.5, scattered but not rare (found even on the slide with a thin slice of a gill edge).

Species Lists

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Basidia.
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Hyphae forming gelatinous mass on gill edge.
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Band of cheilocystidia.
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Smooth cheilocystidia.
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Pleurocystidium.
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Stem surface at 1100×.
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Caulocystidia, clamps.

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Nothing really
By: Sava Krstic (sava)
2013-03-21 01:28:50 EDT (-0400)

… is to question here. Must be false modesty. Will upgrade the vote so that nobody else sees.

Why only…
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2013-03-21 01:17:58 EDT (-0400)

Why only possible, looks like a good work up, it is known from the area. What is the question on the id here?

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