Observation 134658: Mycena (Pers.) Roussel
When: 2013-05-27
(35.6695° -84.2371° 259m)

Notes: On between stacked sheets of fallen bark. Looks close to Mycena… Found these same things last year on a different log on the same trail: http://mushroomobserver.org/111566?q=1Gvqn

Images

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Caulocystidia and spore, Melzer’s mount.
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Cheilocystidia, Melzers mount, no pleurocystidia observed.
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Pileipellis becoming vinaceous in Melzer’s
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Pileipellis becoming vinaceous in Melzer’s
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Spores in Melzer’s… Weak amyloid reaction?
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Spores in Melzer’s… Weak amyloid reaction?
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Spores in Melzer’s… Weak amyloid reaction?
Spore on stipe near apex (with caulocystidia).
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Cheilocystidia
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spores from print in Melzer’s

Proposed Names

57% (1)
Recognized by sight
28% (1)
Used references: Smith North American Species of Mycena
Based on microscopic features: Inamyloid small subglobose spores
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
85% (1)
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Recognized by sight: Closest matches in GenBank for ITS: M. speirea 94%, M. maurella 94% and M. galopus 94%.

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Nice Observation and pictures!
By: Linas Kudzma (baravykas)
2013-06-13 11:49:57 MST (-0700)

Christine,
Great to have the ability to quickly sequence interesting ones. Takes me a bit longer to arrange this. Nice micro!

I always scope such Mycenas just in case they are a mycenoid Entoloma. That has happened …

Looks like
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2013-06-13 11:29:48 MST (-0700)

obs. 135513

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