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By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-07-20 20:32:02 EDT (-0400)

e.g. Lyophyllum transforme, Lyophyllum deliberatum do have such shaped spores, they belong to the bluing and blackening ones when bruised …

By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-07-20 10:54:28 EDT (-0400)

Lyophyllum? There are Lyophyllum with some sort of interesting feature at all? That kinda suggests to me, they aren’t really Lyophyllum.

Some Lyophyllum, Inocybe and Entoloma spores look the same!
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-07-20 09:26:17 EDT (-0400)
Doug is right, here’s a photo of the spores
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2009-07-20 04:42:42 EDT (-0400)

By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2009-07-20 03:39:11 EDT (-0400)

Tetrahedral spores?

New genus
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-07-20 03:21:44 EDT (-0400)

The new genus was created because the strange spore space for these. The spores are small 4-pointed, 4-sides triangular pyramids. I think someone posted a photo of the spores in another obs.

So the former Marasmiellus nigripes is now Tetrapyrgos – why and what concept is
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-07-18 20:10:10 EDT (-0400)

behind this new genus of mushrooms?