Observation 33281: Amanita vernicoccora Bojantchev & R.M. Davis
When: 2010-01-30
Herbarium specimen reported

Proposed Names

57% (1)
Recognized by sight: white spring form w/out a good name.
Based on microscopic features: hyaline spores.
86% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: new name for spring coccora.
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By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2011-06-17 17:48:36 CDT (-0400)

Looks like this observation from Pt. Reyes:

this one sure looked like ocreata at first glance…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-02-07 13:47:16 CST (-0500)

but the patch of veil tissue on the cap, striate margin and totally elongating stipe told the tale. OK to mistake a spring coccora for an ocreata…not so OK to do the opposite!

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