Observation 26410: Xerula megalospora (Clem.) Redhead, Ginns & Shoemaker

When: 2009-10-03

Collection location: Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave in NE PA

No specimen available



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74% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Thin rooting mushroom with radially grooved cap.
Used references: Phillips
Based on microscopic features: Spores are not quite as large as dimensions listed in Phillips, but wider than X. furfuracea. Thin stature and hooked root appear to support megalospora.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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