Observation 163746: Inocybe (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2014-04-15

Collection location: Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available

Growing on the ground, primarily near Doug Fir.
Caps up to 2.7 cm across.
They did have a somewhat disagreeable odor, perhaps bleachy.
Spores ~ 6.8-9.3(10.6) X 4.1-6.0 microns(Q ave. = 1.68), ellipsoid to elongate, smooth and with an oil droplet in KOH.
Gill cystidia mostly pyriform, ~ 40-52 X 18-24 microns, with some apical encrustations.


Spores in KOH @ 1000X.
Cheilocystidia in Congo Red @ 1000X.
Pleurocystidia in Congo Red @ 1000X.
Cheilocystidia in Congo Red @ 1000X.

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Not at all invested in this particular name, but perhaps something similar due to: dark disc and darkish fibrils/chevrons on stipe.

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