Observation 56592: Galerina Earle
When: 2010-10-14
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Cheilocystidia present but not abundant.

Pleurocystidia present.

Spores roughened.

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This is either a basidia, or more likely, a cystidia with 2 prongs. The prongs are a bit wide and at the wrong angle to be sterigmata.
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cheilocystidia
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cheilocystidia
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pleurocystidia
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pleurocystidia
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Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Small, brown, on moss, bluegreen stem base with white fibers.
Used references: Douglas Smith
Based on microscopic features: Lacks metuloids, cystidia shape typical for Galerina. Pleurocystidia places it in the Naucoriopsis section. The broad clavate cheilocystidia separate it from G. autumnalis.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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