Observation 30668: Lepiota castanea auct.
When: 2009-12-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes:

[admin – Thu Feb 10 03:25:58 +0000 2011]: Changed location name from ‘Caspar, California, USA’ to ‘Caspar, Mendocino Co., California, USA

Proposed Names

-83% (3)
Used references: MD p.303; cap with brown scales that rub off; also brown scales on stipe; found in coastal mixed conifer forest <1/2 mile inland
75% (3)
Eyes3
Recognized by sight: see observation #30743.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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L. castanea confirmed
By: Ryane Snow (snowman)
2009-12-21 23:19:08 EST (-0500)

examination of the spores showed that they are bullet-shaped and 9-12 × 4 microns, which are too large for L. eriophora and are consistant with L. castanea

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