When: 2011-04-21

Collection location: Saleeby-Fischer YMCA, Rockwell, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Matt Sherman (Shermanii)

Specimen available

Notes:
4-21-11
Rowan Co., NC
USA

Habitat:
Growing from soil beside a gravel path, in predominantly hardwood forest.
Trees:
Tulip Poplar and Maple

Pileus:
2.6-3.2cm broad, campanulate to convex, wooly or with appressed fibers, brown

Lamellae:
Adnate, close, tan becoming darker

Stipe:
7-8cm long, .6-.8cm wide, equal, hollow, white at apex – tan to light brown below, kind of hairy or scruffy, cortina-like partial-veil, hairy annular zone darkened from spores, white basal mycelium

Spores:
ellipsoid, warted, thick-walled, apical germ pore present (1.5-2μm in diameter)

Images

Spores 1000x in 5% KOH (each division = 1.15μm)
Cheilocystidia 400x in 5% KOH (each division = 2.6μm)
Pleurocystidia 400x in 5% KOH (each division = 2.6μm)
Cap Cross-Section 1000x in 5% KOH
5% KOH

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Spore Sizes
By: Matt Sherman (Shermanii)
2011-04-22 01:52:48 EDT (-0400)

20 spores were measured.
Average spore size:
Length x Width
11.16 × 7.07μm

Smallest
9.2 × 5.75μm

Largest
12.65 × 8.05μm

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