Observation 160703: Lyophyllum P. Karst.
When: 2013-11-06

Notes: Original Herbarium Label: Lepista irina (Fr.) H.E. Bigelow
The first Clitocybe that would have cyanophilous spores !
Herbarium Specimen: UBC F26258

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Recognized by sight: pale bloom around inrolled margin, spiky tomentum at base of grooved stipe, gills decurrent-toothed but not sinuate/notched. Reminds me of a relative of these: observation 118915
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It cannot be Clitocybe
By: Oluna & Adolf Ceska (aceska@telus.net)
2014-03-07 00:20:15 PST (-0800)

Clitocybe does not have cyanophilous spores.

I agree with Irene about the gills.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2014-03-04 06:32:32 PST (-0800)

Especially for the one cap which appears to not have opened completely, one would expect to see crowded gills with notched attachment for Lepista irina.

I doubt
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2014-03-04 04:11:34 PST (-0800)

Lepista irina. It’s a species with very crowded, and not decurrent, gills.

I would have guessed Lyophyllum. Possibly belonging to Clitocybe or Lepista, depending on how you choose to delimit the genera, but I do not beleive it’s irina.

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