Observation 63497: Amanita nehuta G.S. Ridl.
When: 2011-02-13
No herbarium specimen

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Let it be known…
By: Britt Bunyard (Fungi magazine) (bbunyard)
2016-05-27 10:49:06 PDT (-0700)

I TOO live in California! Strange is good!

silly boy.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2016-05-27 10:27:29 PDT (-0700)

I am talking about biodiversity, not teaming humanity and their very own many peculiarities.

The island biogeography of OZ and NZ is astounding, and very very different from the US or Europe, which is the main focus of our NA myco-knowlege!

Just got back from five weeks in OZ; can’t wait to go back, and will definitely include NZ next time.

BTW, strange is not bad, it’s fascinating!

Careful where you point fingers…
By: Britt Bunyard (Fungi magazine) (bbunyard)
2016-05-27 10:17:30 PDT (-0700)

…after all you live in California!

strange is normal
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2016-05-27 10:10:29 PDT (-0700)

for NZ and OZ!

Dave,
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2016-05-26 21:08:46 PDT (-0700)

That’s what I thought, too, when I saw this obs. Not surprisingly, A. nehuta was placed into subsection Amanitella, series Farinosae. :~)
http://amanitaceae.org/?series%20Farinosae

Reminds me of…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2016-05-26 20:54:19 PDT (-0700)

the North American Amanita farinosa species (of which there appear to be two).

What a strange basal bulb on this one!
By: Britt Bunyard (Fungi magazine) (bbunyard)
2016-05-25 11:58:13 PDT (-0700)

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