Observation 64006: Psathyrella (Fr.) Quél.

When: 2011-03-01

Collection location: Lemon Grove, San Diego, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: giantallium

No specimen available

- Stalk doesn’t seem to bruise.
- Stalk doesn’t break cleanly.
- Stalk fibrous and not brittle.
- No annulus.

- Can peal the pellicle.
- Feels sticky when touching with wet finger.
- I didn’t notice any veil remnants anywhere on the margin of the cap even on the younger specimens.

- Wavy near margin (seems to be related to drying out)
- Seceding or sinuate attachment to stipe
- Single tier of lamellulae distributed every other gill

- Not growing on manure.
- Wood chips have been used for mulching the area
- Growing among grass.

- Sporeprint appears very deep brown to black
- Spores opaque, ellipsoidal, & smooth
- Don’t notice any blue or green on any part of the mushroom.
- Don’t see any veil.

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