Observation 108020: Amanita canescens Dav. T. Jenkins
When: 2012-09-01
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I have some contradictory thoughts here.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-09-02 07:48:21 EDT (-0400)

The cap margin is not striate, and the volva on the stipe’s bulb is causing splitting because of isolated warts rather than a smooth bulb with a rolled-sock volva. Did you check for amyloidity of the spores? The species looks a lot like A. canescens specimens that we have been seeing in NJ this year. I have never seen as much canescens as we have in the last few years.

R

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