Observation 51243: Amanita constricta Thiers & Ammirati
When: 2010-08-23
Who: BakerSt10
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: Growing with Bishop pine

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great photo of a dramatic grisette!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-08-25 04:51:38 CEST (+0200)

but don’t feel too bad, they almost never get home all of a piece, especially a grisette of that size and heft. you captured it at its most beaatiful.

surely more will be up this coming week.

Thanks Rod!
By: BakerSt10
2010-08-25 02:33:45 CEST (+0200)

There were about 5 of these growing in a small area.
Sorry I did not collect it.

Beautiful specimen
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-08-24 17:29:28 CEST (+0200)

The volval sac is too robust and too white for a mature specimen of A. constricta which has a graying, cracking, collapsing sac. I don’t know what this is from the picture.

Is it correct that there is no herbarium specimen?

Very best,


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