Observation 161296: Psathyrella (Fr.) Quél.
When: 2014-03-11

Notes: Growing in small clusters on old log in mixed woods.
Caps fairly rugose, up to 6 cm across and stipes up to 10 cm long X 0.9 cm wide.
Spore print purplish-brown.
Spores ~ 7.0-10.0 X 5.0-6.0 microns, ellipsoid to elongate(Qave. = 1.60), smooth with a small germ pore.
Gill cystidia scattered and utriform, ~ 50-65 X 12-17 microns.

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Recognized by sight: Also consider P. subagraria.

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There appeared to be some Pleurocystidia
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2014-03-13 17:00:59 PDT (-0700)

but not plentiful and even the Cheilocystia was fairly scattered.
The shape and sizes were pretty consistent….keeping in mind that I didn’t spend a lot of time on these.

By: Byrain
2014-03-13 16:19:08 PDT (-0700)

Present/absent? The spores are too short for P. uliginicola.

Created: 2014-03-12 21:06:31 PDT (-0700)
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