Observation 70958: Hygrocybe calyptriformis (Berk.) Fayod
When: 2011-04-25
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Curecat found this mushroom under Quercus agrifolia and Lithocarpus densiflorus. (Coast Live Oak and Tanbark Oak).

Its quite rare – this is the first time that I have seen it.

Cheilocystidia present, pleurocystidia absent.

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pileipellis transverse section
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gill transverse section
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cheilocystidia
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spores 1000x, 10.92 micrometer divisions
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spores 1000x, 10.92 micrometer divisions

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not rare this year…we were seeing it all over! ;)
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-07-07 11:13:08 EDT (-0400)

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