Observation 170381: Amanita alpinicola Cripps & J. Lindgr.

When: 2014-07-15

Collection location: Woods Lake, Alpine Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: christopher hodge (christopher hodge)

No specimen available

Found at 9,000ft directly under Pinus albicaulis.

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight
44% (2)
Recognized by sight: gemmata type Amanita fruiting under white bark pine

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Thanks Rod
By: christopher hodge (christopher hodge)
2014-07-17 08:41:58 PDT (-0700)

Hopefully, I come across some more specimens to preserve for study. This one didn’t survive the trip back to the car.

I noticed the narrowly attached gills.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-07-16 08:43:31 PDT (-0700)

This is not a character of A. aprica, which has free to receding gills.

Very best,


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