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Code: Bot_758/2013_DSC8414

Habitat: Light mixed wood, Picea abies and Fagus sylvatica dominant trees; almost flat, calcareous, stony ground, old overgrown alluvium; under a small Picea abies; partly sunny and dry place; partly protected from direct rain by three canopy; average precipitations ~ 3.000 mm/year, average temperature 5-7 deg C, elevation 960 m (3.150 feet), alpine phytogeographical region.

Substratum: sandy soil covered by rotting needles and leaves.

Place: Zadnja Trenta valley; next to the parking place at the end of the dirt road to ‘Zapodn’ place, East Julian Alps, Posočje, Slovenia EC

Comments: A remnant of the ring can be seen on picture 5b. Growing in a small group of a few fruit bodies; SP whitish-beige, oac851.

Nikon D700 / Nikkor Micro 105mm/f2.8

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Recognized by sight: Large red-brown scales on almost white pileus surface, prominent umbo and barely persistent.
Used references: (1) Id’ed by Mr. Bojan Rot, www.gobenabovskem.com
(2) http://www.mushroomexpert.com/lepiota_cristata.html
(3) http://www.rogersmushrooms.com/...
(4) https://sites.google.com/...
(5) http://linnet.geog.ubc.ca/...
(6) J.Breitenbach, F.Kraenzlin, Eds., Fungi of Switzerland, Vol.4., Verlag Mykologia (1984), p 196.
(7) D.Arora, Mushrooms Demystified, Ten Speed Press, Berkeley (1986), p 306.
Based on microscopic features: Spores smooth, bullet shaped. Dimensions: 6,8 [7,5 ; 7,8] 8,6 × 3,2 [3,6 ; 3,7] 4,1 microns; Q = 1,9 [2,1 ; 2,2] 2,3; N = 30; C = 95%; Me = 7,7 × 3,6 microns; Qe = 2,1. Olympus CH20, NEA 100x/1.25, magnification 1.000 x, oil, in water, in vivo. AmScope MA500 digital camera.

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