Observation 220614: Pholiota limonella (Peck) Sacc.
When: 2015-10-24
No herbarium specimen

Notes: On the downed trunk of a long-dead very large maple.

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By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-10-25 20:36:30 PDT (-0700)

I did a spore measurement on these, and the lengths/widths I observed did not exceed 9/5. This seems a better match for limonella. (My old scope has a micrometer in it… good enough to get measurements.) I have looked at spores from what I had IDed as aurivella in the past, and there were usually some up near 10/6.

Also, the gill spacing on this obs looks a bit on the wide side for aurivella. This is what actually first caught my attention.

By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2015-10-25 19:51:36 PDT (-0700)

How do you separate this from P. aurivella?

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