Observation 77395: Amanita Pers.
When: 2011-09-24
No herbarium specimen

Notes: No ring, and from the looks of it, there had not been a ring on either specimen. Spores amyloid.

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Recognized by sight: subspecies Lepidella

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Yeah, I think probably Validae.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-07-23 14:13:44 CDT (-0500)

This is old post I ran across and I wanted to change the old “sect. Lepidella” to “subgenus Lepidella.” But the subgenus options seems to be unavailable on MO.

Duh — actually you say spores are amyloid!
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2015-07-23 12:36:34 CDT (-0500)
Spore pic
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2015-07-23 12:34:34 CDT (-0500)

Dave, looks like the spores were mounted in Melzer’s — they look amyloid. This fact, if indeed true, combined with the fb coloration, points to sect. Validae.

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