Observation 102837: Amanita Pers.
When: 2012-07-22
No herbarium specimen
0 Sequences

On display at the Cuajimoloyas fungus fair.

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Recognized by sight: possibility of mix of species…

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I do have melzers here
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2012-07-25 21:24:03 PDT (-0700)

I am not sure that these are all the same species. They were from all over the table, I put them together because they looked like they were the same. I didn’t apply melzers and the mushrooms are gone now.

By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-07-25 21:03:27 PDT (-0700)

The immature specimen has a deep brown cap. There is a distinct parital veil. This suggests that we are not looking at a species with strong similarities to the white or whitish taxa of sect. Amidella that are mostly exannulate. I guess it is very difficult to have Melzer’s reagent on hand in a long trip around Mexico, but I wish we knew more about the amyloidity of the spores here. This is a very interesting collection. Are you convinced that the specimens are all from a single species?


By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2012-07-25 20:51:35 PDT (-0700)

Thanks for pointing that out.

I don’t see a striate margin…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-07-25 20:07:18 PDT (-0700)

did you?

Created: 2012-07-25 19:43:00 PDT (-0700)
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