Observation 170381: Amanita alpinicola Cripps and J. Lindgr. nom. prov.
When: 2014-07-15
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found at 9,000ft directly under Pinus albicaulis.

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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 17:41:58 CEST (+0200)

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 17:43:31 CEST (+0200)

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

Very best,


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