Observation 134869: Amanita sect. Lepidella sensu Bas
When: 2011-09-04
No herbarium specimen

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28% (1)
Recognized by sight
60% (2)
Recognized by sight: Maybe subcokeri?

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Firm, pointed warts on the cap, …
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-05-30 13:57:49 BST (+0100)

and recurved scales circling the top of a bulb with pinkish or rusty stains on it suggests the provisionally named “Amanita subcokeri.” You should check material like this for a distinctive odor that is hard to describe. I find it to be a mixture of an old cedar chest and caramelized sugar.


The form of the bulb is important in sect. Lepidella.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-05-30 13:54:53 BST (+0100)

So, next time, a view of the bulb would be helpful to identification.


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