CS140 Hygrocybe sp.4
CS140 Hygrocybe sp.4
Chrysocystidia
Pileipellis
Gill trama
Spores in Melzer's
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Hygrocybe sp.4
Description: Solitary to scattered, small to medium sized waxy caps, on soil and leaf litter under Olive tree.
Pileus: Broadly convex to flat, very pale brown in colour, smooth and dry, no darkening on bruising/cutting; 25-30mm.
Stipe: Straight, pale brown in colour, dry, slight blueing on cutting; 6-8mm diameter, 24-30mm height.
Gills: Free to emarginate, white, medium crowded to distant, thick.

Microscopy:
Pileipellis: Ixocutis with fine interwoven filaments, with external pigment and crystals.
Gill trama: Regular, thin hyphae.
Cheilocystidia: Absent.
Pleurocystidia: Chrysocystidia present.
Caulocystidia: Absent.
Spores: Ellipsoid, hyaline, smooth, 'yellowish' in ammonia (10%); 11.7-13.9µm x 6.1-8.5µm, Q=1.53-2.01, Qm=1.75.
CS140 Wied Dalam (2/11/10)
Pileipellis
CS140 Wied Dalam (2/11/10)
Chrysocystidia
Spores in Melzer's
Gill trama & gill edge
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