Observation 32096: Lepiota (Pers.) Gray
When: 2010-01-16
No herbarium specimen

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-3% (4)
Recognized by sight
37% (3)
Eyes3
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no penguin, i’m afraid
By: else
2011-04-25 16:07:35 PDT (-0700)

penguins have a belly, and a flattened back. this thing has a curved back, and a flattish belly.

No, some have “bullet” shaped spores, others more ellipsoid, these are of the penguinoid variety.
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2010-01-19 17:27:39 PST (-0800)
don’t tell me they all have those oddly shaped spores…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-01-19 15:52:06 PST (-0800)

I so do not wanna go measure them. sigh.

Ave. length?
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2010-01-19 13:30:25 PST (-0800)

What was the ave. length of the spores?

…aaaannndd it’s a match!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-01-19 08:40:25 PST (-0800)

with dextrinoid penguin shaped spores.

Created: 2010-01-17 09:41:56 PST (-0800)
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