Observation 31548: Melanoleuca Pat.

When: 2010-01-06

Collection location: Orinda, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Sullivan (enchplant)

No specimen available

Growing on an open hillside under live oak( Quercus agrifolia) and madrone( Arbutus menziesii)

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Recognized by sight: white gills, attached, white spore print. Cap and stipe grey and tomentose
Based on microscopic features: Spores white, rough, amyloid, somewhat variable in size and shape, subglobose to elliptical 5-7µm x 6-9µm
Based on chemical features: taste mild, odor mild
62% (3)
Recognized by sight: almost impossible to get proper names on species in this genus. You also need to look for cheilo- and pleurocystidia.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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