Observation 18407: Hericium ramosum (Bull.) Letell.
When: 2009-02-14
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Spores globose, 4.5 – 4.8 × 3.8 – 3.9

4.51 × 3.78
4.62 × 3.99
4.69 × 3.85
4.69 × 3.99
4.83 × 3.85

Images

36780
Cheilocystidia
36357
36358
36359
36776
Spores almost round to slightly oval, white
36777
Spores almost round to slightly oval, white
36778
Spores almost round to slightly oval, white
36779
Cheilocystidia
36781
Cheilocystidia
36782
Cheilocystidia

Proposed Names

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Based on microscopic features: Spore size and shape

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NICE cheilocystidia (dude).
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-02-17 08:38:50 MST (-0700)
wood type, spores
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2009-02-17 01:02:41 MST (-0700)

This was growing on hardwood and has smaller spores
The actual size of the spores of this collection was larger than described on mykoweb, but only very slightly.

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-02-16 23:37:39 MST (-0700)

How are you distinguishing this species from H. abietis?

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