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Inocybe mixtilis
blond hairy Inocybe

Distribution: Broad

Habitat: Pacific Coast, Montana, eastern North America, and Europe.

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Identification Notes:

Inocybe mixtilis has an ocher or honey-yellow cap that, when wet, is slightly slippery or greasy to the touch; the edge of the cap usually is not split or tattered. The odor is mild or faintly spermatic. The gills are grayish white at first and later become olivaceous brown. There is no veil. The stipe is whitish to pale yellowish, powdery along its entire length, and has an abrupt bulb at its base. The spores are 7.5--10 x 5.5--7 ┬Ám, with 8--12 warts; cheilocystidia and pleurocystidia are ovate with thick-walls, narrowed necks, and crystals on the apices; thin-walled, clavate cystidia are mixed among the cheilocystidia.

Accepted Name:
Inocybe mixtilis (Britzelm.) Sacc.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
(none provided)
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Inocybe mixtilis in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

CalPhotos: Inocybe mixtilis photos.

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