Observation 105174: Amanita sect. Amanita
When: 2012-08-12
Herbarium specimen reported
0 Sequences

The spore shapes for this collection do not match ret’s online description very well. The spores seen here appear to be subglobose to broadly elliptical. Otherwise, this collection looks a lot like S01.

Under spruce.

I’ve got three dried specimens ready to go.

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Spores appear to be primarily subglobose…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-06-01 07:46:29 EDT (-0400)

with a few broadly ellipsoid. Maximum length around 8 mu. Measurements point away from S01.

Hi, David.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-05-07 15:34:04 EDT (-0400)



The cap is more tan than the cap of…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-08-14 14:59:36 EDT (-0400)

sp-S01.” The cap in the latter species is quite yellow…indeed, it is possible that “sp-S01” is assignable to Peck’s “russuloides” if we only knew more about the latter.


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