Observation 197845: Geoglossum Pers.

Spores up to 70 µm long, 4 µm wide, 7/8 septate fairly regularly. Not too curved, tapered at both ends. Chains of barrel shaped cells quite sinuous and curved in crush mount —-paraphyses? No strongly swollen paraphyses seen as in observation 19316.
Setae absent on all surfaces (thanks Sava).

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Cells of head in crush mount in KOH. Clumps of spores in asci (three or four free-floating), most fractured.
Chains of barrel shaped cells from stipe in KOH

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: lack of acuminate setae on head or stipe
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Recognized by sight

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By: weed lady (Sylvia )
2015-02-03 13:56:30 CST (-0500)

Wish I had seen that.

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