CS159_Hygrophorus
CS159_Hygrophorus
Detail of collected specimen
Pileipellis
Spores
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Hygrophorus sp.1
Description: Solitary to scattered, small to medium sized waxy cap, on soil.
Pileus: Roughly convex to flat, off-white coloured (flesh colour), smooth, dry, fleshy and solid; 9-18mm diameter.
Stipe: Straight, fibrillose with occasional fibrils present, white in colour, dry and soft, twisted; 2-4mm diameter, 13-18mm height.
Gills: White, distant, decurrent.
Smell: Mealy.

Microscopy:
Pileipellis: Interwoven filamentous hyphae with occasional globular cells in the middle (?).
Basidia: 2-spored.
Gill trama: Divergent, with a central mediostratum; hyphae very thin.
Cheilocystidia: Absent.
Pleurocystidia: Absent.
Spores: Ellipsoid, hyaline with central oil drop, rough surface ; 11.2-14.1µm x 8.1-10.2µm, Q=1.24-1.67, Qm=1.42.
CS159 Buskett
(4/12/10)
Pileipellis
CS159 Buskett
(4/12/10)
Basidiocarp detail
Spores
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Hygrophoraceae