When: 2010-11-12

Collection location: San Pablo Reservoir, Contra Costa Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Richard Sullivan (enchplant)

No specimen available

Notes:
growing in duff under pine trees

Images

Microscopy of gills shows cystidia that are thin walled and flask shaped. 1000x
Microscopy of gills shows cystidia that are thin walled and flask shaped. 1000x
Better shots of elliptical spores 8-9µm x 3-4µm
Spore at 1000x
obclavate capitulate cystidia

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Recognized by sight: decurrent gills, cap is 1-2cm across, stipe is hollow 1-2mm in diameter.
Based on microscopic features: spores (very few seen) were pip shaped or long elliptical 3-4µm x 8-9µm. Abundant flask shaped cystidia on gills.
Based on chemical features: no odor , no particular taste.
-28% (1)
Recognized by sight: growing in troops cap is 1-2 cm in diameter
Based on microscopic features: (immature) spores seem to be 3-4µm x 8-9µm. I couldn’t get a spore print so this is from looking at the gills. Flask shaped cystidia on gills.
Based on chemical features: no odor,
56% (1)
Recognized by sight

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