Observation 294236: Amanita crenulata group

When: 2017-10-10

Collection location: Providence, Rhode Island, USA [Click for map]

Who: Spike (Seditious)

No specimen available

Notes:
consulted with some experts on this, the consensus was a A. crenulata with the exception of the yellow stipe below the annulus .. tasteless but meaty, scent of curry powder

Images

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top of cap
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situ
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size comparison – 3 inch blade
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bulbous base, mildly cleft
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cross section
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odd yellow stipe
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yellow coloration of ring matching yellow color of stipe below annulus
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slight discoloration of lamellae
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stuffed hollow stipe

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Looking at the pictures again,…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-10-12 16:03:17 PDT (-0700)

…it also is unusual for A. crenulata to have a persistent partial veil.

Another case in which greater availability of Melzer’s Reagent would be beneficial to reducing the possibilities present in a photograph.

Very best,

Rod

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