Observation 137030: Phaeohelotium subcarneum (Schumach.) Dennis

When: 2013-06-06

Collection location: Bassetts, Sierra Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

Found by Bharati.

The first micro-shot is of a crushed cup at 1000x in Meltzer’s. The asci are 8-spored, the paraphases are cylindrical with blunt ends. The asci blue in the reagent very slightly only at the very center of the tip.

The second micro-shot is of spores from the cup at 1000x in Meltzer’s. The spores are smooth, ellipsoid, with any large gutules. The apr. spore size is 9 × 4.5 um.

Keyed out and id’ed with the Fungi of Switzerland vol 1.

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