Observation 1827: Macrocystidia Joss.

When: 2006-12-30

Collection location: Salt Point State Park, Sonoma Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

Specimen available

BAMS Foray – December 30, 2006

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Cystidium teased out of the hymenium
Spores 9.4 × 4.5um.
Near the middle is an out of focus cystidium projecting from the tissue.

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CoolPix 995
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2007-01-03 04:42:36 CET (+0100)

I use a Nikon CoolPix 995 digital camera. It fits over the ocular and I use the camera screen to focus the microscope.

Nice microphotographs
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2007-01-02 19:59:14 CET (+0100)

What’s the setup you use for getting these shots?