Observation 89311: Amanita velosa (Peck) Lloyd
When: 2012-03-13
(35.26761° -120.66018° )
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Pileus : buff, orange, with remnants of universal veil. Margin clearly striate. 75mm dia.
Lamella: free, white, close.
Stipe: 60 mm x 18 mm di. Hollow with cottony inclusion. Very slight brown stain at base. Universal veil present, attached approximately 20 mm above bottom. Partial veil absent. No ornimentation. A persistant impression of my thumbprint remains on stipe an hour after gathering this specimen. Nice, almost shrimp-like aroma.

Environment: under live oak, no other trees or woody shrubs in the near vacintity.

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Created: 2012-03-13 17:28:58 EDT (-0400)
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