Observation 90926: Inocybe sensu lato (Site ID) (Inocybaceae)

When: 2012-03-23

Collection location: Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)

Specimen available

These were growing near Bishop pine and appearing to grow on humus or debris.
Caps were only up to 4.1 cm across.
Did not detect any strong odor.Spores were ~ 9.0-10.0 X 4.9 X 5.9 microns, elongate and smooth. Q(ave.) = 1.74.
Plenty of cystidia on the gills which ranged in form from narrowly lageniform to an occasional flexuose.


Spores in KOH @ 1000X.
Cheilocystidia in Congo red @ 1000X.
Cheilocystidia in Congo red @ 1000X.

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