Observation 200456: Melanoleuca evenosa group
When: 2015-03-10

Notes: fruiting under fir along coast (normally found in the Sierra).
specimen at UC Berkeley for further analysis, DNA work.


amyloid, ornamented spores in Meltzers.
gill cystidia in congo red.
encrusted gill cystidia in congo red.

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Recognized by sight: dry whitish cap, cracking, thick whitish stipe, white, notched gills, sl. bulbous stipe base
Based on microscopic features: amyloid, ornamented spores, ellipsoid, 8 × 4.5-5; abundant gill cystidia, with apical encrustations.
Based on chemical features: pleasant fruity odor, mealy taste.

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