Observation 221845: Amanita calyptroderma G.F. Atk. & V.G. Ballen
When: 2015-10-11
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing under Tanoak, Redwood, and CA Bay Laurel on a disturbed road cut. Larger mushroom was about 8" tall from the base.

Single velar patch and lack of any distinct smell (A. phalloides would have a smell, somewhat like potatoes). Annulate with a creamy, slightly yellow color to the stipe and veil. Volva baggy/saccate.

Free gills, white inamyloid spores

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Used references: California Mushrooms by Desjardin et al

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