Leptonia approximata (Largent)
Subgenus Leptonia Section Leptonia
Location: Jackson State Forest, Nov. 25, 2006 Elevation:1,500 feet. Boggy spot with ferns, a rotten stump with moss, and other debris...
Spores: (8.3) 9-9.7 (10.2) x
5.5-6.3µ, 5-7 sided, somewhat smoother edged, heterodiametric
(1) abundant at the base of basidia;
(2) rare on the pileipellis;
(3) occasional on the stipitipellis.
Cheilocystidia: none discovered
Pleurocystidia: none discovered
Spores: Pileipellis clamp
|Pileipellis: Brown intracellular pigmentation, aspect ration > 3.1|
|Stipitipellis: Many singular erect hyphal ends and rare clusters of caulocystidia at stipe apex.|