Observation 162730: Amanita velosa (Peck) Lloyd

When: 2014-04-02

Collection location: Oakland Hills, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available

Ate the best ones, saved a few buggy ones for Peter Kerr (UCD).
What are friends for?

Dozens in the field, most over the hill (as well as on it).

Proposed Names

86% (1)
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Recognized by sight: burnt orange cap color, striate margin, patch of UV tissue on cap, shaggy upper stipe, loose sac and wholly elongated stipe base (no bulb).
Based on chemical features: that delicious sweet and nutty fragrance while cooking in my skillet.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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