Observation 77034: Inocybe (Fr.) Fr.

When: 2011-09-17

Collection location: Yosemite National Park, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

Specimen available

Found under lodgepole pines, and mixed conifer.

Part of the Yosemite National Park Fungal Survey, num. YNP168.

No clear odor. Top of stipe is strangely grey-blue when really fresh, when these got back to the camp later, the top of the stipe was just grey. And don’t start on the white balance of the photo, it was really light-blue-grey at the time.

Adding some micro-details:

The first micro-shot is of a gill edge at 400x in KOH. The cheilocystidia are thin-walled, broadly lageniform to clavate, wihtout incrustations. No pleurocystidia were obs., and 4-spored basidia were obs.

The second micro-shot is of spores from the gill at 1000x in KOH. The spores are nodulose, tan, ellipsoid. The apr. size is 10 × 5 um.

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