Observation 281020: Amanita bisporigera G.F. Atk.

Notes:
Found in north Ms, mixed oak/hickory woods.
About 3-4 inches tall.
All white Amanita. Smooth cap with just a touch of tan to the center of the cap.
Veil was still attached, but had started to break loose after getting the specimen home, pics included.
Saccate volva. Only half of the volva was removed in tact.
No KOH test yet, should be able to test it soon.
No microscopy since I don’t currently have a scope, so I couldn’t check it for 2-spored basidia, but A. bisporigera seems like a good fit on all other description comparisons.

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By: David Tate (DavidTate)
2017-12-16 01:26:00 CST (-0500)

Quite welcome. I look forward to any info that comes from your work. Hopefully it will be useful to you for your research.

Herbarium Rooseveltensis Amanitarum (RET) has received specimen.
By: mcmacher
2017-12-07 13:37:35 CST (-0500)

We have received the dried specimen. Thank you. It is being accessioned in Herbarium Rooseveltensis Amanitarum as RET 811-3.

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