Observation 63733: Amanita vernicoccora Bojantchev & R.M. Davis
When: 2011-02-20
Who: Byrain
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found under oak.

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By: Byrain
2011-11-11 13:11:33 EST (-0500)

I thought it’d be nice for these observations to be search-able under both names, the name can be changed when a new one is made more official.

new name for spring coccora pending…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-11-11 10:15:46 EST (-0500)

but icthyeroballen won’t be it.

By: zack mikalonis (zackm)
2011-02-21 12:01:46 EST (-0500)

I jumped the gun earlier, you are correct that velosa does not have the annulus, although it can have a defined ring, it will not have a “skirt.”

By: Byrain
2011-02-21 10:58:10 EST (-0500)

I thought it was velosa at first, till I saw the annulus. I’m correct in thinking velosa won’t have one? Otherwise, it seems to match the description for calyptroderma as far as I can tell and looks close to the one specimen I saw in person (63675) the day before. Thanks for the help everyone.

By: zack mikalonis (zackm)
2011-02-21 05:42:39 EST (-0500)

the stalk was shaggy I would have called it velosa, but I guess calyptroderma has my vote…that does seem an interesting color for the spring form though

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