Observation 137777: Gautieria pterosperma Stewart & Trappe (nom. prov.)
When: 2013-06-08

Notes: Same as Mike McCurdy’s collection here: http://mushroomobserver.org/137239?q=1KgG5

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4000×. SEM photo courtesy of Peter Werner, Merritt College, Oakland.
Light microscope, 1000x in water.
Capsules within gleba contain spores. Photo thru dissecting scope.

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Recognized by sight: a good match in both macro and micro for G. pterosperma in the Trappe book. There may be cryptic species within this group.
Based on microscopic features: winged spores.

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