Observation 48771: Amanita Pers.
When: 2010-07-19
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Tiny Amanita species, growing under oak. Note the base of this one, I was impressed at how large the base was for such a small little guy. I have not seen anything like this before so am rather excited to find out what species this is.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:58:14 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Bartow County, Georgia’ to ‘Bartow Co., Georgia, USA

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Identification…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-07-21 00:14:55 EDT (-0400)

With the yellowing syndrome, spores may become stunted or malformed. I’m not sure if it would be possible to get a solid ID from the material. Amanita longipes usually has a dog-legged bulb alright, but not so much thicker than the rest of the stem; and the top of the bulb is not usually decorated with rings of volval material.

R.

Debbie your observation
By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2010-07-20 21:44:51 EDT (-0400)

I checked out your observation of A. longipes and I have to agree this one sure looks the same, it had the “yellowing disease” :)

it’s a lepidella…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-07-20 20:54:41 EDT (-0400)

maybe an Amanita longipes with that doglegged stipe.

http://www.eticomm.net/~ret/amanita/species/longipes.html

other than that…heeeeere’s Rod! ;)

Anyone
By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2010-07-20 19:36:00 EDT (-0400)

Anyone have any info on this tiny guy?

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