Observation 81171: Hydropus nigrita (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Singer
When: 2011-10-30

Notes: Cactu found these growing on wood.

Interesting black staining.

Pleurocystidia absent. Cheilocystidia present, odd shapes.

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Gill cross section, 40x
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Gill cross section, 100x
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gill face 400x
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cheilocystidia 1000x
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cheilocystidia 1000x
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cheilocystidia 1000x
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Spores 1000x
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Spores 1000×. 10.00 micrometer divisions.
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Spores 1000×. 10.00 micrometer divisions.
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Spores 1000×. 10.00 micrometer divisions.

Proposed Names

48% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: black staining, collybioid stature, on wood, weird cheilos

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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there is at least
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2016-06-14 21:33:38 SAST (+0200)

one other blackening Hydropus, H. fuliginarius, but I’ve never looked into it enough to know if it is definitely a distinct sp., whether it occurs in the Neotropics, and if so (on both acconuts), how to distinguish it from H. nigrita.

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