When: 2011-10-22

Collection location: Davis, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Byrain

No specimen available

Growing in a grassy field, the slide was a bit dried out by time I managed to take usable microscopy pics and I was unable to find pleurocystidia. Cheilocystidia was present, but I failed to get worthwhile pics. Taste and smell while fresh are indistinct.


Spore from gill
Mounted in KOH
1μ divisions

Proposed Names

77% (2)
Recognized by sight: Dark cap
Based on microscopic features: Roughened spores mostly without oil drops, basidia seems to be consistently 4-spored.

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