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Gamundia striatula (Kühner) Raithelh. (a toadstool)

Date 26 October 1998
OS grid ref SU49
Lat/Lon 51° 40' N, 1° 20' W
Location Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
Voucher 26/10/1998[J]
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Stage or state Fruitbody
Record Summary in mossy grass in shady hollow
Identification Notes: Smell: mealy on cutting.
Spore print: white, non-amyloid.
Basidia: 4-spored.
Spores: 6-7/5-5.5µm, broadly ellipsoid to subspherical, minutely prickly on outline in Melzer's, apparently smooth in water.
Cystidia: cylindric cystidia on face and edge of gills, clavate, cylindric, utriform. 63/12-15µm.
Cap cuticle: filamentous, clamped, pigment intracellular, some also encrusted.

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