Observation 82503: Gymnomyces Massee & Rodway
When: 2011-11-14
Who: smilacina
No herbarium specimen

Notes: does anyone have any idea what this is ? emerging from ground in Sitka Spruce forest

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Some Gymnomyces (previously Martellia) have crenulose peridium. This seems similar to G. vesiculosa. I have found it at Cape Lookout.

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By: fewteeth
2011-11-16 16:38:48 CST (-0500)

Looks very much like the Amanita Calyptoderma coming up in our woods

By: smilacina
2011-11-16 15:14:16 CST (-0500)

No, i wish. its just a picture that a friend sent me,and i certainly cannot id it just from this photo – i knew it was a long shot, but figured i’d post it just in case it jumped out at someone

Cross section
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2011-11-14 13:00:05 CST (-0500)

Can you post a picture of a cross section?

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