Observation 59963: Psathyrella gracilis group

When: 2010-11-29

Collection location: Berkeley Marina, Berkeley, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

No specimen available

Caps were up to 4 cm across, striate(5-6mm) and with no veil remnants on edges.
Stem had no annulus, hollow, fragile and whitish.
Spore print on these was blackish, while the gills were brown, at least at this stage.
Spores were ~ 14.4-16.0 X 8.3-9.0 microns with an apical pore and smooth.
Some Cheilocystidia which seemed mostly cylindro-clavate to clavate. (see photos)
Spores appeared to be somewhat larger than what is reported for P. gracilis.

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