Observation 154717: Amanita pseudobreckonii N. Siegel & C.F. Schwarz nom. prov.

When: 2013-11-09

Collection location: Big Lagoon County Park, Humboldt Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Rylan (rhunt)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: Universal veil remnants. Tanish cap. Little body. Anulus present.

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By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2013-12-09 17:53:51 CST (-0600)

Amanita franchetii does not occur in CA – our yellow-veiled Validae taxon is called Amanita augusta. This has a pinkish-tan cap with white UV tissue, and is more likely Amanita “pseudobreckonii”.

It is not that similar to the true A. breckonii but a picture of it was mislabeled as that taxon in Agaricales of CA.

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