Observation 278023: Galerina Earle

blue or blueing, particularly on or beneath the annulus

Substrate: on wood

Habitat: riparian “Tucumano-Boliviano” alder forest (Alnus acuminatus)

Ecoregion: Bolivian Yungas (NT0105)

Collectors: D. Newman, P. Kaishian, D. Ettlinger, I. Cuba Pinto, T. Padilla Albis, A.I. Echeverría Rojas, M.Á. Centellas Levy, N. Gonzales San Miguel, P.A. Angulo Salazar, S. Ochoa Bustillos & A. Sandoval

Collection #: SEHU006

Collected during the 2nd Expedición Micológica de la Sociedad Micológica de Bolivia, with support from Eduardo Morales and the Herbario Criptogámico of Universidad Católica Boliviana San Pablo (UCBSP).

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Proposed Names

47% (2)
Recognized by sight
2% (2)
Recognized by sight: the only sp. I know of which blues
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
30% (2)
Recognized by sight

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It says the specimen is at SFSU
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2019-03-21 08:48:03 CET (+0100)

Is that an error?

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By: Image Sharer (image sharer)
2019-03-20 00:26:05 CET (+0100)

Can you ask the herbarium curator if anyone local has an interest in doing microscopy and chemosystematics on it?

no on both accounts
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2019-03-19 21:53:47 CET (+0100)

the specimen is in Bolivia, if it still exists.

Nice Collection.
By: Image Sharer (image sharer)
2019-03-19 14:37:16 CET (+0100)

Do you have any photos of the spores and cystidia? Do you have any other collections like this one?

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