Observation 141053: Amanita brunnescens G.F. Atk.
When: 2013-07-25
Collection location: Perry, Maine, USA [Click for map]
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On mossy ground under balsam fir in mixed woods. Cleft (star) bulb, brown staining. Measurements of largest button: 1) flesh thickness above stipe: 10 mm., 2) length of stem from top of bulb to bottom of cap flesh: 130 mm.,3) Length of bulb: 25 mm., 4) Stem width mid-height: 13 mm., 5) Width of bulb at widest point: 38 mm. Compare this A. brunescens to the smaller and paler variation in MO 140939.

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Thanks Terri and Donna,
By: groundhog
2013-11-26 13:52:44 CST (-0600)

This material has been recieved and accessioned into Rod’s herbarium. We have scheduled it for DNA sequencing.

You’re welcome. Thank you.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-07-26 10:59:06 CDT (-0500)


Happy to
By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2013-07-26 10:40:34 CDT (-0500)

send it to you. Thanks, Rod.

Gorgeous, Teresa. Just plain gorgeous.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-07-26 10:23:42 CDT (-0500)

If you have these dried, I’d love to try sampling them for sequencing…to see if beauty is reflected in the genome. (Only slightly kidding. Not kidding about the sampling, for sure.) :)

Very best,


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