Observation 104497: Amanita banningiana Tulloss nom. prov.
When: 2012-08-07
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: Typical yellowish-brown specimen.

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Thank you, David.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-05-14 14:45:46 EDT (-0400)

Accessioned and set to be sampled for DNA.

Very best,


Thank you.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-08-10 11:41:17 EDT (-0400)

All the same specimen. That’s what I thought. I understand the problem.

Looking forward to the Fall shipment. :)

Very best,


Same specimen in all three pics.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-08-09 17:00:27 EDT (-0400)

The one with the white-looking stem was probably due to too much light falling upon the subject. This seems to be a reoccuring theme… yellow getting washed out of photos. For instance, I have yet to find a lighting technique that shows the true yellow color of the context in the cap of a fresh Boletus bicolor.

This specimen has been dried and will be mailed this fall, along with the MO reference number. I have dried all the Amanitas collected on 8/7/12 and recently posted to MO.

The stem in the third picture appears white…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-08-09 12:06:36 EDT (-0400)

Hmmm. I’d like to see this specimen, Dave.


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