Lepiota ignivolvata Bousset & Joss. ex Bousset & Joss., (a dapperling)

23 Oct 2004 at OSGR: SU26 in North Wilts, England

Record SummaryRather pale specimen, in shade, at roadside, in leaf litter
Found asFruitbody
Date23 October 2004
OS grid refOSGR: SU26
Lat/Lon51° 20' N, 1° 40' W
Vice CountyNorth Wilts, VC no: 7
Voucher23 Oct 2004[A]
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Notes: 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.

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