Observation 11795: Amanita protecta Tulloss & G. Wright
When: 2007-12-02
Herbarium specimen reported
0 Sequences


[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:25 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘FFSC Albion Foray, Mendocino Co.’ to ‘Albion Field Station, Albion, California, USA

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Recognized by sight: some sort of grisette with an oddly cracked stipe. note red staining on volva and dark gray gills; amanitas always have white gills, except when they don’t.

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this one came into an FFSC foray at Albion…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-03-26 10:29:54 PDT (-0700)

not sure where it was originally collected.

By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-03-26 10:25:21 PDT (-0700)

looks distinctly ‘erupting’ from a Cystoderma – scaly stipe.
This is just weird environmental/developmental cracking

how can whe be certain it not a squamanita?
By: Jonathan M
2011-03-26 10:09:38 PDT (-0700)
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2011-03-26 10:09:08 PDT (-0700)

Marginate gills and much grayness definitely look good for A. protecta. Rather far north, however!

With all the gray and the rusty bulb…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2008-10-06 12:00:00 PDT (-0700)

How about Amanita protecta? R

This one’s for you, Dan!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-10-02 10:32:00 PDT (-0700)

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