Observation 154589: Hebeloma crustuliniforme (Bull.) Quél.

When: 2013-11-10

Collection location: San Rafael, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

37.9669° -122.5417°

Who: Mario (mariom)

No specimen available

In planting bed near foundation of house, immediately adjacent to
flowering bulbs, within a meter of a Camelia sp. tree

Viscid cream colored cap with darker center with inrolled edge. Stipe 1cm
thick with fine dark dots at apex, and slightly enlarged at base. White gills
close, with fine serrations on edge of gills that held water droplets when


hebaloma spore 2.jpg

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What does the cheilocystidia look like?
By: Byrain
2013-12-10 03:08:00 CST (+0800)

How big are the spores? Are they dextrinoid at all? Hebeloma spores can have slow reactions in this regard so its worth letting it sit for a bit in melzers.

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