Observation 24578: Amanita battarrae (Boud.) Bon
When: 2009-08-19
Herbarium specimen reported

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Surprisingly similar size on the spores, 11-12 microns, very few smaller, from 9.5 (then probably immature) or larger, to 12.5 microns. Almost perfectly globose or slightly larger width than length. Congored is added to this prep.

Proposed Names

61% (2)
Recognized by sight: This is the same as obs 13791
http://mushroomobserver.org/13791?search_seq=697623
The same location, appears there almost every year.
This specimen is older, probably a day or two.
84% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Re-evaluating umbrinolutea. If they are synonyms (which seems likely), battarrae is the current name..

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Very interesting
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-12-11 19:39:31 PST (-0800)

I agree this looks like a possible application for battarrae. Unfortunately, I’m rushing to be ready for a short trip out of town.

R.

Thanks, Irene
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2009-08-24 08:52:58 PDT (-0700)

It is very nice to have a repeat post from a single site.

Very best,

R

Created: 2009-08-20 06:19:15 PDT (-0700)
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