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Hygrocybe nitrata (Pers.) Wünsche (Nitrous Waxcap)

Date 15 November 2015
OS grid ref SU23
Lat/Lon 51° 10' N, 1° 40' W
Location Vice County: South Wilts, VC8, England
Stage or state Fruitbody
Record Summary one large (damaged) fruitbody and 3 small buttons in unimproved grassland
Identification Notes: Basidia: 4-spored.

Spores: 8.5-10.5/6-7µm. (rather broad for this species - measured in water).

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