Observation 217192: Panaeolus foenisecii (Pers.) J. Schröt.

Images not taken when fresh but observations noted are: Cap tending towards umbonate with raised central section changing from light brown to yellow. Gills loose and dark brown. No spore print. Spore images loaded @ 4x,10x,40x and 100x, Water reagent used. plus, ( one 100x with oil) .
Spores when viewed @100x shower surface irregularities over the full surface. (i.e. raised and dimple like features.) This is not as clear in the images loaded.
Stipe unusually firm and gills easily parted. Found in grassed mowed area. Single specimen only located. Stipe 4cm and cap 2cm across.

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Recognized by sight: In grass, dark brown gills with white edges, cap fading to buff when dry.
Based on microscopic features: Spores elliptical and roughly ornamented.

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Panaeolus foenisecii ID

Thanks Alan, Appreciated your ID. Have updated. Ian (kk)

Created: 2015-09-28 22:33:18 CDT (-0400)
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