Observation 77037: 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. YNP332.

No clear odor.

Adding micro-details:

The first micro-shot is of a gill edge at 400x in KOH. The cheilocystidia are thin-walled, broadly lageniform to clavate, and half are encrusted. Pleurocystidia are obs. similar. 4-spored basidia were obs.

The second micro-shot is of spores from the gill at 1000x in KOH. The spores are nodulose, ellipsoid, tan. The apr. size is 10 × 6 um.

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can’t see the base
By: Nhu Nguyen (xerantheum)
2012-01-12 18:13:01 CST (-0500)

I can’t make out the bulb. From the photo it doesn’t look like the bulb is very pronounced and that it’s marginate. Regardless, this thing fits into the mixtilis group nicely.

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