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Tofts, R., 2002

The British species of Lepiota, 1: Section Stenosporae

An account of our nine Lepiota spp that have truncate spores. Key to species, making use of microscopic characters. The very full species accounts include descriptions, distributions and line drawings of the microscopy.

Journal Field Mycology
Volume Vol 3 (4)
Page range 124-136
Coverage All the British species of Section Stenosporae known at the time.
Illustrations Colour photographs, line drawings of microscopy.
Identify Under a Compound Microscope.
Specimen Prep. Microscopy of cap cuticle (scalp) and spores.

Malcolm Storey

Taxonomic Scope

Lepiota (Pers.) Gray (a genus of dapperlings) Identification Current Section Stenosporae.
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