Observation 206240: Clitocybe (Fr.) Staude

When: 2015-05-27

Collection location: Bozeman, Montana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Chance (ChanceN)

Specimen available

Notes:
Cap: 2.5-3.5cm Diameter, flat to funnel shaped with age, crenate margin and slight depression in the center of cap. Color is off-white fading to dark tan at edge, surface is smooth..
Gills: Intermediate gills, that are andnate to decurrent and mostly tan with a hint of orange smooth feel.
Stalk: Central equal and tanish as well, appears fiberlous
Oder: almost sweet
Spores: White/Buff, smooth and elliptical
Habit: Bunched groups of at least nine though individuals
Substrate:Pine Forest? amongst grass and shrubs appearing to grow in soil but may be on wood
Herbarium Location: Contact chancenoff@gmail.com

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Proposed Names

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Used references: I used David Arora’s “Mushroom Demystified” to determine Tricholomataceae but I am having trouble identifying the genus or species.
Based on microscopic features: I observed smooth elliptical spores

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