Observation 205596: Amanita sect. Caesareae Singer
When: 2015-06-03

Notes: I’m thinking this might be A. “sp-S10”. Both specimens were on their way out in terms of constitution, particularly with respect to the volvae, but I did save some material.

Proposed Names

56% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
44% (2)
Used references: RET (see below)

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

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
I can’t say with …
By: Logan Wiedenfeld (LoganW)
2015-06-03 22:28:01 EDT (-0400)

… any degree of certainty that the cap was more fragile than other Amanitas, but I guess it did seem to break easy while it was stowed. So, in short: a cautious yes.

Amanita arkansana has white gills; so this might be a possibility
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-06-03 19:26:50 EDT (-0400)

Would you say that the cap is particularly fragile?

Very best,


By: Logan Wiedenfeld (LoganW)
2015-06-03 18:00:08 EDT (-0400)

They look white to me. It’s drying now, and I don’t know if it might lose color in the process. I’d call it white though.

What was the color of the sides (faces) of the gills?
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-06-03 17:48:16 EDT (-0400)

Very best,


Created: 2015-06-03 17:11:36 EDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2015-06-03 22:45:42 EDT (-0400)
Viewed: 55 times, last viewed: 2017-06-20 05:26:54 EDT (-0400)
Show Log