When: 2016-12-31

Collection location: Parque de Monsanto, Lisboa, Portugal [Click for map]

Who: zaca

No specimen available

In this observation there were some pines close to the specimen (the needles can be seen in the photos), though the habitat was dominated by Quercus trees.


Microscopy: Basidia (x1000, in KOH);
Microscopy: Cheilocystidia (x1000, in KOH);
Microscopy: Cheilocystidia (x1000, in congo red);
Microscopy: Hymenium views (x1000, in lugol);
Microscopy: Spores (x1000, in various mounting media).

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: My acknowledgment to Professor Henry Beker and Dr. Ursula Eberhardt who determined the Hebeloma species, based on the exsiccata that I sent them, including DNA sequencing.
Used references: Edmondo Grilli, Henry J. Beker, Ursula Eberhardt, Nicole Schütz, Marco Leonardi, Alfredo Vizzini: Unexpected species diversity and contrasting evolutionary hypotheses in Hebeloma (Agaricales) sections Sinapizantia and Velutipes in Europe; Mycol Progress (2016) 15:5.

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