Single fb growing in mixed woods.
Cap 4.8 cm across.
Striations to 5mm long.
Spore print white.
Spores ~ 7.9-10.5 X 7.2-10.0 microns, globose to subglobose and smooth.
Q(range) = 1.01-1.10
Q(avg) = 1.04 n=18
No distinctive odor.
Spores on the smallish side and umbo color interesting(?).


Spores in Congo red @ 1000X
Spores in Congo red @ 1000X

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The voucher material for this observation has been accessioned in our herbarium.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-11-25 23:02:23 CST (-0500)

Our accession number is added to this page.

We will schedule the material for sampling shortly.

This is a lovely, delicate species.

Very best,


David, I don’t believe so.
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2018-10-31 17:02:16 CDT (-0400)

Also isn’t SE Texas out of the Juniper’s normal range?

was there any juniper around, Ron?
By: David Rust (incredulis)
2018-10-31 16:47:04 CDT (-0400)

because that is where a pink capped grisette came from last year at the AZ NAMA foray! Just sent it in for DNA.

Well, there would be a possible use of the shocked face emoticon…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-10-21 07:11:05 CDT (-0400)

Very best,


And I wasn’t even going to keep it
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2018-10-20 10:29:12 CDT (-0400)

if it didn’t come out of the ground cleanly.

It is so great that this beautiful species gets the MO number 340000!
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-10-20 05:21:32 CDT (-0400)

Mary and I saw the movie “First Man” last night. Somehow, this observation feels like a moon walk to me.

A gorgeous find.

Very best,


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