Observation 172598: Amanita ceciliae (Berk. & Broome) Bas
When: 2014-07-31
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Hello, Susanne.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-08-05 18:13:09 CDT (-0400)

I am working the species in North America that look very like the European A. ceciliae, but are generally smaller and are never yellow-bronze in early expansion of the fruiting body. It seems that we have quite a few different species although we don’t yet know if they can be told apart morphologically.

If you ever have the time and inclination to dry material for scientific examination, I would be very interested in examiing material of ceciliae or ceciliae-like amanitas from the region in which you collect.

Very best,

Rod Tulloss

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