Notes:
Growing on a hardwood stick and among hardwood leaf litter. Appendiculate veil remnants on cap margins. Odor indistinct. Stems brittle.
Fruiting body dimensions:
1:
-cap width: 6.4 cm
-stem length: 6.8 cm
-stem width: 1.1 cm
2:
-cap width: 2.8 cm
-stem length: 4.3 cm
-stem width: 0.6 cm
3:
-cap width: 6.5 cm
-stem length: 6.0 cm
-stem width: 0.9 cm
4:
-cap width: 2.6 cm
-stem length: 3.1 cm
-stem width: 0.5 cm
Pleurocystidia and cheilocystidia mucronate and not fasciculate. Spores smooth. Spore measurements from Piximetre: (7.2) 7.4 – 8.2 (8.5) × (3.8) 4.4 – 5.1 (5.3) µm, Q = (1.4) 1.5 – 1.8 (2.2) ; N = 21, Me = 7.8 × 4.7 µm ; Qe = 1.7
Individual spores: 8.06 × 4.51 µm, 7.70 × 4.85 µm, 7.98 × 4.47 µm, 7.90 × 4.40 µm, 7.61 × 4.76 µm, 8.25 × 4.93 µm, 8.54 × 4.95 µm, 7.45 × 4.96 µm, 7.77 × 5.06 µm, 7.63 × 4.75 µm, 7.52 × 4.97 µm, 7.39 × 4.56 µm, 7.47 × 5.16 µm, 7.51 × 5.29 µm, 7.41 × 4.86 µm, 7.76 × 4.68 µm, 8.12 × 5.04 µm, 7.68 × 4.73 µm, 8.03 × 4.11 µm, 8.50 × 3.81 µm, 7.19 × 4.60 µm

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Pleurocystidia at 100x in NH4OH (2 drops), phloxine (1 drop) and congo red (1 drop)
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Cheilocystidia and spores at 400x in NH4OH (2 drops), phloxine (1 drop) and congo red (1 drop)
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Spores at 1000x in NH4OH (2 drops), phloxine (1 drop) and congo red (1 drop)

Proposed Names

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Based on microscopic features: Pleurocystidia and cheilocystidia mucronate, cystidia not fasciculate, spores smooth, spore size

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