Observation 26480: Clitocybe nuda (Fr.) H.E. Bigelow & A.H. Sm.

When: 2009-10-09

Collection location: Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

Specimen available

Iv been looking now, for a while for the bluwit was told it grew in WV but so far I had’nt had any luck until now. Found groin in distrubed ground in leaf litter. Along side of a parking area for a trial head. These bluwits look very small compared to blew wits in California.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:03:45 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘New River Gorge Area, Conard Acsess, Fayette Co. West Virgnina’ to ‘near Cunard River Access, New River Gorge National River, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA



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Recognized by sight: found growing in disturbed area in leaf litter
Used references: Mushrooms Dymystifyed (1986) David Arora page 153
Mushroom of West Virginia and the Central Appalachians (2003) C W Roody page 244
Based on microscopic features: 8 microns elliptical slightly roughened non amyloid. spore print light pink.

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