Observation 143666: Pseudobaeospora Singer
When: 2013-08-24
35.6226° -84.2064° 290m
0 Sequences

On soil under Pine

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47% (2)
Recognized by sight: SPORE PRINT: WHITE; Odor and Taste: Not distinctive.
50% (3)
Based on microscopic features: spores small, smooth, hyaline, inamyloid; clamp connections present, cheilocystidia absent.

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any micro?
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-09-01 09:50:38 PDT (-0700)
according to Matchmaker….
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2013-08-26 12:22:15 PDT (-0700)

there are several species that turn pink in PDAB: Gymnopus putillus, Rhodocybe speciosa and a half dozen species in Tricholoma. These are all PNW species, but still. Tricholoma is not be a bad place to start.

What about…
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2013-08-26 11:56:51 PDT (-0700)

What about Collybia or Hemimycena, those get shot down already?

By: Christine Braaten (wintersbefore)
2013-08-26 10:27:07 PDT (-0700)

Hi Debbie, no reaction in KOH, but interestingly, it turns bright pink in PDAB!

Size: These are very small, the cap diameter is about 0.2-1.0 cm

try a drop of KOH.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2013-08-26 10:18:50 PDT (-0700)

Pseudobaeosporas can turn green with the application of KOH.

Here’s a whole page of ID info from MO:


how big are these mushrooms?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2013-08-26 10:16:17 PDT (-0700)

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