Observation 138227: Gerronema strombodes (Berk. & Mont.) Singer

When: 2013-06-10

Collection location: Lake Livingston State Park, Polk Co., Texas, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

No specimen available

Growing on old log in mixed woods.
Caps up to 4.8 cm across.
Spore print white and not amyloid.
Spores ~ 6.4-8.1 X 6.0-7.4, mostly subglobse and smooth.
Until I checked the spores, I assumed these to be Gerronema strombodes, or maybe Omphalina ectypoides.
Spores much too round and then not amyloid.


Spores stained with Congo Red @ 1000X
Spores stained with Congo Red @ 1000X.

Proposed Names

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.

Created: 2013-06-30 19:43:40 MDT (-0600)
Last modified: 2013-06-30 19:55:23 MDT (-0600)
Viewed: 27 times, last viewed: 2017-06-16 03:42:14 MDT (-0600)
Show Log