Observation 146941: Panaeolus subbalteatus (Berk. & Broome) Sacc.

When: 2013-10-01

Collection location: Bellingham, Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Caleb Brown (Caleb Brown)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: The species concept of Agaricus (Panaeolus) cinctulus is based on a drawing made by Bolton in 1791. No type collection exists. Since it is not possible to know whether Bolton’s species was Panaeolus subbalteatus, P. olivaceus or P. fimicola, I consider Panaeolus cinctulus to be a nomen dubium.
Based on microscopic features: The gill faces need to be checked for sulphidia; the presence of these would indicate that it is probably Panaeolus fimicola.

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