Observation 106429: Amanita sect. Lepidella sensu Bas
When: 2012-08-22
No herbarium specimen

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By: Erlon (Herbert Baker)
2012-08-22 19:44:55 CDT (-0400)

How are we going to use the search feature to find your suggestions if you don’t list them in the proposal box?

Another possibility is Amanita subcokeri.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-08-22 17:46:11 CDT (-0400)

In the first picture showing a partial veil (second image), it looks as though there are two partial veils that were connected at their edges, but are coming apart. I would like other persons to look at that picture and tell me if they see this also or not.


There appears to be a distinct sterile margin on the cap…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-08-22 17:40:23 CDT (-0400)

projecting beyond the ends of the gills. This is not very common in species in sect. Lepidella. It suggests that you might have found A. marginata, which I have never seen except in the photograph that appeared in Dr. Jenkins’ original description of the species.

Did you save any of the material from this observation?

Very best,


Created: 2012-08-22 17:23:59 CDT (-0400)
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