Observation 30033: Stropharia ambigua (Peck) Zeller

When: 2009-11-21

Collection location: Mendocino Woodlands, Mendocino Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Max (maxwell)

No specimen available

The viscid tawny yellow cap, purple gills, and long, even white stipe.


Chrysocystida found on the gill edge of Stropharia ambigua

Proposed Names

50% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Tawny yellow cap, purple gills
Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified
Based on microscopic features: Chrysocystidia

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2009-12-10 01:33:17 CST (-0500)

I’m not sure I see the Chrysocystidia in this photo?

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