Hygrocybe colemanniana (A. Bloxam) P.D. Orton & Watling, (toasted waxcap)

21 Oct 1980 at OSGR: SU38 in North Wilts, England

Record SummaryIn Brachypodium on N-facing downland slope
Found asFruitbody
Date21 October 1980
OS grid refOSGR: SU38
Lat/Lon51° 30' N, 1° 30' W
Vice CountyNorth Wilts, VC no: 7
Voucher21 Oct 1980[D2]
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Notes: Basidia: 4-spored.
Spores: (8.8)9.6-10.7/(5.9)6.7-7(8.3)µm.
Mean: 10.02/6.96µm, Q=1.44

The spores are rather large for this species (but H. virginea v. ochraceopallida has even smaller spores.)

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