Collection location: White River Campground, Mount Rainier National Park, Washington, USA [Click for map]
[PNW Key Council Foray]
Growing from a hollow in a conifer stump, at snowbank. Long stems (up to 25 cm), finely grooved. Caps noticeably striate. Not much flesh, the caps are papery thin when dried. (No field notes about odor/taste.)
Basidia 4-spored, (20-36) + (3-5) x (6.5-7.5). Spores 9-10 × 4.5-6. Cheilocystidia 21-58 × 8.5-24 with excrescences up to 3.5 microns. Pleurocystidia scattered, similar to cheilocystidia. Hyphae in the cap and stipe cortical layers diverticulate. Reactions in Melzer’s typical.
|I’d Call It That||3.0||5.82||1||(ruzasava)|
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