Observation 62626: Deconica crobula (Fr.) Romag.
When: 2011-01-20
Who: Byrain
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: This is observation is from the same spot as this observation – http://mushroomobserver.org/62282?q=3SSw

Growing on a rocky formation along the side of a road where small twigs and wood fragments collect near moss and plenty of water drains here. The largest cap was 1.9 cm across while the rest are around 1 cm or less.

I am spore printing now and drying specimens intended for microscopy.

Discussion can be found here – http://www.shroomery.org/...

Edit, microscopy and measurements by The Thinker and posted with his permission:

spores
6.62 × 4.01
6.67 × 4.05
6.86 × 4.36
6.95 × 4.41
6.97 × 4.55
7.03 × 4.19
7.09 × 4.39
7.15 × 4.08
7.24 × 4.44
7.33 × 4.32

avg Q (l/w) is 1.63

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cheilocystidia
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Proposed Names

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Microscopy
By: Byrain
2011-01-26 11:02:52 CST (+0800)

Microscopy pics by The Thinker have been added.

Separable gelatinous pellicle
By: Byrain
2011-01-22 12:10:31 CST (+0800)

It wasn’t hard to start peeling away what appears to be a pellicle with tweezers.

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