Observation 179615: Volvariella bombycina (Schaeff.) Singer
When: 2013-08-22
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: According to P. S. Funk, the collector and photographer of the pictured mushrooms, fruitings take place at least a couple times each year, usually from late August through early October. The host tree is a mature silver maple.

Microscopy:
[20/1/1]; L x W = (7.0-) 7.2-9.5 x (5.1-) 5.3-5.8 (-6.0) μm;
L’ x W’ = 8.3 × 5.5 μm;
Q = (1.25-) 1.29-1.71 (-1.78); Q’ = 1.50

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Photo by P. S. Funk, NJMA
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Photo by P. S. Funk, NJMA
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Photo by P. S. Funk, NJMA
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Mounted in 5% KOH and viewed at x1000

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Spore measurements & picture posted
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2014-09-25 12:11:39 WIB (+0700)

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