Observation 299925: Hebeloma (Fr.) P. Kumm.

Growing on the ground(perhaps humus) ~ 5000ft.
Caps up to 4.7 cm across surface which were dry and smooth.
Gills were close and adnexed, slightly sinuate.
Spore print was brown.
Spores ~ 8.0-9.9 X 4.5-5.2 microns, elongate and appearing minutely rough.
Could not find any gill cystidia.
Odor not distinctive.
Not sure what brown-spored genus to put these in(?).


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While I can’t completely rule out Cortinarius
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2017-11-24 12:57:06 CST (-0600)

as yet, the spores on these were plain brown, not rusty, and that is also indicated in the micro photos, where the coloration is lighter than your typical Cort in KOH.
Also couldn’t see any real evidence of a cortina.

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