Observation 181166: Laccaria amethystina Cooke

When: 2014-09-19

Collection location: University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dylan Moore (Dmoore444)

No specimen available

Macroscopic Observations:

Habitat: oak forest
Habit: clustered
Pileus size: 15 mm
Pileus color: purple
Pileus surface: dull, dry, silky, smooth
Pileus margin: smooth, not striate
Pileus shape: broadly convex
Stipe location: central
Stipe surface: smooth
Stipe color: light purple
Stipe length: 60 mm
Stipe width: 5 mm
Stipe content: hollow
Stipe shape: equal
Stipe base: inserted
Hymenium: gills
Gill/Lamellae: regular with no tiers
Gill attachment: decurrent
Gill margin: even and concolorous
Gill color: dark purple
Gill length: 6 mm
Annulus: none
Volva: none
Spore print: white
Flesh: purple
Location: terrestrial

Microscopic Observations:
Spore shape: globose and ornamented spores
Spore size range of 10 spores (micrometers):
Length 6.16-8.47
Width 6.16-8.47

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