Observation 73714: Cystolepiota seminuda (Lasch) Bon

When: 2011-07-30

Collection location: Thoiry, France [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

Specimen available

Found under oak, spruce and fir.

These were scattered around a fairly large area of the woods this day, other not numerous.

Adding some micro-details:

The first micro-shot is of the cap pileus in radial section at 400x in Meltzer’s. You can see the epithelium surface here nicely.

The second micro-shot is of the spores from the gill at 1000x in Meltzer’s. The spores are ellipsoid, hyaline and smooth. There were no reactions to the reagent. The apr. size is quite small, 4.5 × 2 um.

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