Observation 135030: Pholiota marginella Peck
When: 2013-05-30
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These small ones were growing from humis-rich soil mixed with leaf litter in a mature harwood forest. In years when this type mushroom appears, I find it in a variety of habitat.

Add approximately 17% to spore dimensions as indicated in photo.

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64% (2)
Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: Spores are right size. Cystidia with thin projections.
85% (1)
Recognized by sight

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Kuehneromyces marginellus
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2013-06-27 23:39:34 CDT (-0400)

is a currently accepted synonym.

Walt, do you know if K. marginellus…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2013-06-14 09:55:04 CDT (-0400)

is potentially a new name for P. veris? Or is it a look-alike species for P. veris? Or is all of this currently unsettled?

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