Observation 166415: Psathyrella bipellis (Quél.) A.H. Sm.

When: 2014-06-01

Collection location: Potawatomi Woods, Wheeling, Illinois, USA [Click for map]

Who: Rocky Houghtby

Specimen available

Found in soil beneath mixed hard wood, probably recently submerged in a vernal pool. Spores are 12.60 X 6.40, an apical germ pore visible in side view.

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: vinaceous, plicate, stipe with chevrons.
Based on microscopic features: Large spores, No pleuro observed though…
Based on chemical features
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Recognized by sight: Very similar to bipellis, but lacking pleurocystidia.

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