Observation 50747: Amanita pachycolea D.E. Stuntz

When: 2010-08-19

Collection location: Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ken Stavropoulos (pennybun)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

42% (3)
Recognized by sight: sp. unclear. could be constricta (gray inner volva, reddish staining, fairly thin UV). was the volva pinched?
60% (2)
Recognized by sight: large size, ‘halo’ of pigment along inner edge of long sulcations, with pine, low umbo present on cap (probably would be more pronounced in age with plane cap)

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I would add to Christian’s reasons for his vote…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-01-23 12:43:25 CST (-0500)

the orange staining of the exterior of the volval sack.

Very best,


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