Observation 277352: Amanita sect. Caesareae Singer

collected for RET
These seem to come up in the same spot each year, early this time.

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By: Geoff Balme (geoff balme)
2018-01-09 13:26:29 CST (-0500)

No A. jacksonii at all, that is interesting. I’ll be very interested to know what we’ll be calling these lovely mushrooms. It’s exciting!

The cap color is too orange for jacksonii, and…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-01-09 11:28:12 CST (-0500)

molecular evidence seems to be showing that (except for presence in the Appalachians), jacksonii doesnt’ occur in the southeastern U.S. It will be interesting to know what genetic sequences tell us about this material.

Very best,


Herbarium Rooseveltensis Amanitarum (RET) has received specimen.
By: mcmacher
2017-10-12 15:04:21 CDT (-0400)

We have received the dried specimen. Thank you. It is being accessioned in Herbarium Rooseveltensis Amanitarum (RET).

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