Observation 297173: Agaricales sensu lato

When: 2017-10-13

Collection location: Pratt’s Falls, Pompey, New York, USA [Click for map]

42.9328° -75.9949° 350m

Who: Danny Newman (myxomop)

Specimen available

Notes:
most of the material molded in the fridge :/

overall quite boring under the microscope; basidia 4-sterigmate; cystidia mostly clavate to rarely lageniform, though only some extending beyond basidia, hylaine in 10% KOH; spores small (~3×2μm), ellipsoid, inequilateral in side view, hyaline, with prominent apiculus

Spores:

(3.6) 3.64 – 4.1 × 2 – 2.68 (2.7) µm
Q = (1.4) 1.44 – 1.88 (1.9) ; N = 4
Me = 3.8 × 2.4 µm ; Qe = 1.6

3.64 2.52
3.85 2.25
3.77 2.00
4.13 2.68

Substrate: on fallen, decorticate, rotting log of eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis)

Habitat: rivine in mixed hardwood forest with scattered eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis)

Ecoregion: Eastern Great Lakes Lowland Forest (NA0407)

Collectors: D. Newman, P. Kaishian & W. Daly

Species Lists

Images

807824
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
807825
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
807826
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 + BelOMO 10x Loupe
807827
Canon EOS 6D + Canon EF50mm f/2.5 Compact Macro + Venus Optics KX-800 Flexible Macro Twin Flash
1/180 sec, f/11, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
807828
Canon EOS 6D + Canon EF50mm f/2.5 Compact Macro + Venus Optics KX-800 Flexible Macro Twin Flash
1/180 sec, f/11, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
812053
hymenium
1000x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
812055
hymenium
1000x – 10% KOH + Congo Red
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
812057
spores
1000x – 10% KOH + Congo Red
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter

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