On rotting wood in an Eastern hemlock-dominated mixed forest stand.

Cap reddening to blackening in 3% KOH. Remnants of a fibrillose veil on young, dried specimens. Spores brown, ellipsoid, slightly flattened on one side, verrucose, 8-9.5 × 5-6 uM. Slightly dextrinoid in Melzers. Cheilocystidia capitate.


Basidia, basidiospores, cystidia in Melzer’s reagent.

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