Observation 18633: Rickenella Raithelh.
When: 2009-02-19
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Large numbers scattered loosely on moss-covered logs. Saw these in quite a few places. Aren’t moss-dwelling little jobs like this Rickenella? (They are no more than 5 mm wide at most, with decurrent, distant gills.)

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Yes you can see cystidia on cap!
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2009-02-27 13:24:38 CST (-0600)

I check another one yesterday, and even at 20x they are clearly visible in silhouette in bright sunlight — cool! Thanks, Doug.

Looks like it me…
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-02-20 00:41:56 CST (-0600)

Looks right to me, they should have cystidia on the cap surface, which I think you can almost see in the photos.

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