Panaeolus semiovatus var semiovatus (Sowerby) S. Lundell & Nannf., (egghead mottlegill)

22 Apr 2000 at OSGR: SU57 in Berks, England

Record Summaryon stable manure heap
Found asFruitbody
Date22 April 2000
Associated organismEquus
Habitat featuredung heap
OS grid refOSGR: SU57
Lat/Lon51° 30' N, 1° 10' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
Voucher22 Apr 2000[H]
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Notes: Spore print: black
Spores: 17-21/9.5-11.5µm
Basidia: 4-spored.
Gill edge with abundant lageniform cheilocystidia, occasionally forked at tip.
Chrysocystidia numerous around gill edge, but less frequent on face of gill.
Pleurocystidia clavate, numerous (unless these were basidiomes)
Caulocystidia resemble cheilocystidia but longer and often with two arms at the tip.

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