Observation 51424: Amanita dolichopus Tulloss nom. prov.
When: 2010-08-26
No herbarium specimen

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What it’s not…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-09-12 07:08:21 PDT (-0700)

The top of the stipe in very young material is not densely flocculent – eliminates volvata.

There is no sign of an annulus in very young material – probably eliminates peckiana.

The cap margin is not striate at at time post eruption of the cap from the volva – probably not pseudovolvata

The saccate volva is not large and bag like – probably not whetstoneae

What’s left among the most common eastern North American taxa is A. dolichopus.

Very best,


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