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Parasola (previously Psathyrella) conopilus

Parasola (previously Psathyrella) conopilus


Ecology: Saprobic; growing scattered to gregariously or in loose clusters of 2-4 mushrooms (but not densely clustered) from the deadwood or litter of hardwoods, or from dung; found in hardwood forests or in cultivated areas; spring and fall; widely distributed in North America. Cap: 2-5 cm; broadly conical, often becoming broadly bell-shaped or nearly convex; bald; sometimes becoming radially wrinkled; dull reddish brown, fading to buff; changing color markedly as it dries out; without veil remnants. Gills: Attached to the stem; close; brownish at first, becoming dark purplish brown to nearly black; with whitish edges. Stem: 6-19 cm long; up to 5 mm thick; equal; fragile; hollow; bald or very finely silky; white; without a ring. Flesh: Thin; fragile; watery brownish. Odor and Taste: Not distinctive. Spore Print: Black. Microscopic Features: Spores 14-19 x 7-8.5 µ; ellipsoid; with an eccentric pore; smooth; dark brown in KOH. Pleurocystidia absent. Brachybasidioles present. Cheilocystidia mostly fusoid-ventricose with a fairly long neck; hyaline in KOH; thin-walled; to about 70 x 20 µ. Sphaeropedunculate elements also present on gill edge.

1 Species ID Suggestions

gully.moy 8 years ago
Conical Brittlestem
Parasola (previously Psathyrella) conopilus

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1 Comment

injica 8 years ago

Ja nisam neki znalac za gljive, ali imam par prijedloga kako ti mogu olakšati determinaciju, postoje misije u koje možeš dodati svoji pronalazak, gdje ljudi koji su pasionirani time češće provire, a i u tom je slučaju nešto lijepo klasificirano, tako da ti predlažem da to tamo dodaš. Prvo se pridružiš misiji klikom na join onda odeš u edit i sa strane, iznad referenci će ti biti prozorčić u kojem možeš označiti misiju. Za ovaj konkretan pronalazak: , postoji i drugi načini koji ti mogu olakšati determinaciju, a to je da pratiš neke ljude koji su pasionirani i u to se razumiju, a žive u sličnom podneblju, to su ti npr. AlexKonig, AntónioGinjaGinja, Lipase, LarsKorb itd.

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