Observation 153916: Amanita Pers.
When: 2013-11-29
No herbarium specimen

Notes: interesting specimen. seems to be an amanita of some sort. Growing under mixed conifers with a few alders around. no annulus evident to me. only one present.

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It’s been a dry season here
By: R Tripp (eyeprod)
2013-11-29 23:06:16 EST (-0500)

Maybe it was a bit on the dry side? It was a very foggy morning, but no real rain for weeks. I feel like it was a fresh specimen; probably would have been perfect the day before I found it. I’m inclined to think that it’s edible, though I would not attempt to determine that on my own.

Looks like it could be a species of Amanita sect. Vaginatae
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-11-29 21:42:36 EST (-0500)

with some sort of raised dots on the surface of the cap. Dew?

R

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