Observation 197651: Amanita novinupta Tulloss & J. Lindgr.
When: 2015-01-28
No herbarium specimen

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

Comments

Add Comment
Why does this cap bruising count as minimal?
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2015-02-01 18:23:06 PST (-0800)

It looks substantial.

Given the minimal bruising on the pileus and the start of bruising at the stem base…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-02-01 14:10:26 PST (-0800)

I’d suggest Amanitacruetilemurum” as a possibility.

I’ve been asked about the relation of the name to the lemurs of Madagascar. Very close. The lemurs were called “ghosts of the forest” And the name is based on the the plural of “lemurum”—“lemures”, apparently the “es” was left off for some reason from the genus name for those animals (Lemur).

http://www.amanitaceae.org?Amanita%20cruetilemurum

Very best,

Rod

Created: 2015-02-01 04:42:57 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2015-02-01 14:42:00 PST (-0800)
Viewed: 55 times, last viewed: 2016-11-13 14:36:31 PST (-0800)
Show Log