Observation 70490: Austrogautieria clelandii E.L. Stewart & Trappe

When: 2011-06-02

Collection location: Apple Tree Park., Springbrook National Park, Queensland, Australia [Click for map]

28.0°S 153.0°E

Who: Roy Halling (royh)

Specimen available

Voucher material deposited in BRI & NY (REH9587). Sclerophyll forest, beneath leaf litter along hiking track. White at first, then bruises slightly pinkish brown.

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Studio image using daylight Ott-lite.
Profile view of spores: optical section and surface view.
Profile view of spores: optical section.
Oblique view of spores (top and lower right); optical section in polar view (lower left).

Proposed Names

84% (1)
Used references: Stewart, E.L. & Trappe, J.M. 1985. The new genus Austrogautieria (Basidiomycotina), segregate from Gautieria. Mycologia 77: 674-687.
Based on microscopic features: Spores up to 25 µm long, ovoid, longitudinally ridged; peridium subtended by pseudoparenchymatous layer.

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