Observation 151532: Amanita manicata (Berk. & Broome) Pegler
When: 2013-10-06
No herbarium specimen

Notes: In manicured lawn out in the middle.

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a shaggy stiped, non-white, non-MR Amanita in Hawaii?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2013-12-09 00:57:08 EET (+0200)

what else could it be?

They like the lawns of the Big Island, too.

Could you show us the underside of the young specimen?
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-11-09 14:51:58 EET (+0200)

The skirt-like partial veil of manicata has (just below it) what looks like a furry animal curled around the stem or an old fashioned lady’s handwarming item called a muff. This is very distinctive in manicata.

Very best,


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