Observation 293368: Psathyrella (Fr.) Quél.

Notes:
Spores:

(6.8) 8 – 9.5 (11.3) × (3.5) 3.9 – 4.9 (5.1) µm
Q = (1.6) 1.7 – 2.4 (3.2) ; N = 40
Me = 8.7 × 4.3 µm ; Qe = 2

8.15 5.05
9.06 4.38
8.25 4.39
6.77 3.94
8.11 4.58
7.96 5.10
8.42 3.74
8.70 4.26
8.29 4.45
8.94 4.57
11.28 3.51
8.33 4.92
10.64 4.05
9.24 3.87
6.84 3.65
9.38 4.30
8.28 4.21
8.74 4.11
8.24 4.38
8.90 4.30
8.15 3.89
9.78 3.91
8.50 4.47
7.91 5.00
8.50 4.30
8.59 3.49
8.99 4.44
8.87 4.59
9.51 4.80
8.93 3.99
7.59 3.96
8.38 4.85
8.28 4.28
8.89 4.55
8.44 4.69
10.84 4.81
8.51 4.14
8.89 4.59
8.60 4.01
8.19 5.14

Substrate: on bare and-or mossy soil in dry lakebed bog

Habitat: mixed secondary forest surrounding a meromictic lake with yellow birch (Betula alleghaniensis), white cedar (Chamaecyparis thyoides), eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis), assorted maples (Acer spp.), basswood (Tilia americana), hop hornbeam (Ostrya virginiana) and black ash (Fraxinus nigra) and bitternut hickory (Carya cordiformis)

Ecoregion: Eastern Great Lakes lowland forests (NA0407)

Collectors: D. Newman & P. Kaishian

Collected during the 2017 ‘Focus on Fungi’ nature walk offered by the Council of Park Friends.

Images

Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Canon EOS 6D + Canon EF50mm f/2.5 Compact Macro + Venus Optics KX-800 Flexible Macro Twin Flash
1/160 sec, f/11, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/180 sec, f/11, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/180 sec, f/11, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/180 sec, f/14, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
Canon EOS 6D + Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x + Yongnuo YN-14EX TTL LED Macro Ring Flash
1/160 sec, f/160, ISO 100
Color Corrected w/ X-Rite ColorChecker Passport
1000x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter
1000x – 10% KOH
Olympus BHS + Canon 6D + PA1-10A Photomicroadapter

Proposed Names

58% (1)
Recognized by sight
84% (1)
Recognized by sight

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus

Comments

Add Comment
No one has commented yet.