Observation 167413: Amanita “sp-T06”
When: 2014-06-14

Notes: Growing under old Oak in a country yard.

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Recognized by sight
54% (1)
Based on chemical features: My hesitancy here is because we don’t know enough about the amount of variation (heterogeneity) in the nrITS of “sp-T06.”

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Very cool. The landowner will be fascinated by this info Dr. T!
By: Jon (watchcat)
2016-12-23 21:30:40 EST (-0500)
Thanks for sending the voucher material, Jon.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2016-12-22 13:39:33 EST (-0500)

Very best,


Unfortunately, the “proposed fungus barcode” gene is in three pieces….
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2016-12-22 13:31:56 EST (-0500)

However…the species is another member of the __penetratrix_ group with its odd “preamble” to the large subunit sequence. The closest thing on the MAO website is Amanitasp-T06,” and this might even be that species.

If it is “sp-T06,” then it is another species shared by Missouri and east Texas:

See what you think:


Very best,


We have DNA. A long sequence from the nrLSU region.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2016-12-22 12:42:25 EST (-0500)

Looks to be interesting data.

More in a bit.

Very best,

Rod Tulloss

Thanks Jon,
By: groundhog
2015-06-23 17:01:45 EDT (-0400)

We have recieved this material and it has been accessioned to Rod’s herbarium. We are scheduling it for DNA sequencing.

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