Observation 181173: Suillus spraguei (Berk. & Curtis) Kuntze
When: 2014-09-19
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found solitarily growing terrestrially in an oak and pine forest.

Macroscopic Observations:

Habitat: aspen forest
Habit: solitary
Pileus size: 82 mm
Pileus color: cream with purple spots
Pileus surface: squarrose scales
Pileus margin: not striate
Pileus shape: broadly convex
Stipe location: central
Stipe surface: reticulated
Stipe color: light purple
Stipe length: 55 mm
Stipe width: 12mm
Stipe content: solid
Stipe shape: equal
Stipe base: inserted
Hymenium: poroid
Gill/Lamellae: n/a
Gill attachment: n/a
Gill margin: n/a
Gill color: yellow pores
Gill length: n/a
Annulus: single edged membranous
Volva: none
Spore print: brown

Microscopic Observations:
Spore shape: fusiform and smooth spores
Spore size range of 10 spores (micrometers):
Length 7.70-11.55
Width 2.31-3.43

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Created: 2014-10-02 00:35:02 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2014-12-07 19:16:30 CST (-0500)
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