BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)
Craterellus cornucopioides (L.) Pers. (Horn Of Plenty)
||7 November 2014
|OS grid ref
||50° 50' N, 1° 40' W
||Vice County: South Hants, VC11, England
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|Stage or state
||under Holly, Beech, oak.
||Spore print: BFF "saffron", non-amyloid.
Spores: smooth, hyaline, oblong, sometimes slightly phaseoliform in side view, 10.5-13/6-8µm, cyanophilic.
Basidia: mostly 2-spored, occasionally 4-spored, cylindric, with large oil droplets.
Cap cuticle: unclamped, septate, filamentous hyphae c. 5µm diam, ending with chains of sausage-shaped cells upto 20µm wide; thin-walled and easily distorted.