Observation 79998: Lacrymaria lacrymabunda (Bull.) Pat.

When: 2011-10-19

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

Who: Katherine (kahsieh)

No specimen available

Greyish, black spore print.
Light odor.
Found on woodchips / debris.
Growing in clusters
Hollow stipe with prominent scales.
No annulus, veil present and left behind as a fibrous attachment.

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Recognized by sight: Black spore print, on wood chips in clusters, cap with fibers

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By: else
2011-10-19 14:31:28 CDT (-0400)

look at the spores under the microscope – those of Lacrymaria are fan tas tic – with a big chimney shaped germ pore, and warts!

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