BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Lepiota ignivolvata Bousset & Joss. ex Bousset & Joss. (a dapperling)
||23 October 2004
|OS grid ref
||51° 20' N, 1° 40' W
||Vice County: North Wilts, VC7, England
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|Stage or state
||Rather pale specimen, in shade, at roadside, in leaf litter
||Cap: 8cm diam. broadly umbonate.
Stipe: 15mm diam, with spiral half-ring of brown scales, growing from bleached leaf litter.
Spores: ellipsoid, 9.5-12/5-5.5µm.
Cap cuticle: hyaline, cylindric cells ≤500µm long, often flexuose below, clamped at base.
Cheilocystidia: gill edge with spheropedunculate to clavate cells which merge into basidiomes.