Vouchers

 

VOUCHER INFORMATION
Name: Omphalotus illudens
Authority: (Schwein.) Bresinsky & Besl 1979
Vouchered by: Brad Bomanz
Date found: 10/12/2001
Synonyms:
Collected by: Brad Bomanz
Voucher ID: 29
Confirming Mycologist: Dr. Andrew Methven
 
LOCATION
Latitude: 038.452 N
Longitude: 090.353 W
City: Arnold
County: Jefferson
State: Missouri
Site location: Arnold City Park
 
ENVIRONMENT
Habitat: bottomland - river
Moisture conditions: just rained
Substrate: wood - dead
 
IDENTIFYING DOCUMENT
Reference document: Mushrooms of Northeastern North America - 1997
Author:Alen E. Bessette, Arleen R. Bessette, David W. Fischer
ISBN No: 0-8156-2707-6
Page no:216
 
SPORE DESCRIPTION
Spore length: 4.5 microns
Spore width: 4.5 microns
Spore color: clear
Spore texture: smooth
Spore shape: round
Spore print color: whitish cream
Chemical reaction: n/d
 
Close examination by Dr. Methven (see annotation above) combined with the 2015 DNA analysis confirmed that this specimen is Omphalotus illudens.

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