Observation 54442: Lepiota (Pers.) Gray
When: 2009-01-13
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Even more yellow-green than the photos show.

Dried specimen obtainable with permission from el Herbario Nacional de Bolivia

Proposed Names

-52% (3)
Recognized by sight
56% (4)
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Recognized by sight: Free gills

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Eyes3 = Current consensus


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seen again
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2017-01-17 22:44:22 CST (-0500)

no immediate color changes. unfortunately, specimens went missing before latent color changes could be assessed.

also seen here:
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2016-04-18 15:13:23 CDT (-0400)
Back to Lepiota
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-11-08 01:36:32 CST (-0500)

to ere on the safe side. The continental divide gives me pause in calling a yellow-gilled, Amazonian Lepiota by a European name. Who knows though… maybe microscopy will tell whenever my box of Bolivian wonders shows up.

By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-02-02 11:27:31 CST (-0500)

gee, why do you think they call it xanthophylla??! ;)

Sooo beautiful!
By: Irene Andersson (irenea)
2011-02-02 09:36:44 CST (-0500)
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-10-02 11:44:42 CDT (-0400)

The texture of the stem. Does not look like any species I am familiar with either.

By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-10-02 10:55:55 CDT (-0400)

Why Cystoderma? It doesn’t look much like any species I am familiar with.

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