Observation 202191: Melanoleuca subpulverulenta (Pers.) Singer
When: 2015-04-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: No noted odor

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By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2015-04-01 20:29:33 CDT (-0500)

been calling this thing by the wrong name?
How does M. subpulverulenta differ from M. excissa?

See if you can get a shot of the cystidia.

excissa: Cystidia distinctly septate, swollen at base with a a narrow projection (urticoid) in overall shape.

subpulverulenta: cylindrical-clavate, pointed, not septate

Both have crystals at the tip, but maybe more in subpulverulenta?

Maybe also coarseness of ornamentation? Illustration of excissa in MycoKey seemed pretty sparsely warted.

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