Observation 89923: Amanita sect. Amanita
When: 2012-03-15
(37.894966° -122.275267° )
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: This specimen looks a lot like A. magniverrucata, but has a striated margin. It was under an oak.

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These were about a foot away from the specimen and also have a striated margin.
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These were about a foot away from the specimen and also have a striated margin.
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Here are the more mature specimens on the drying rack. The stipes are still a bit damp, but the caps seem to be drying OK.
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Here are the more mature specimens on the drying rack. The stipes are still a bit damp, but the caps seem to be drying OK.

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if those warts could be easily removed…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2013-10-30 16:47:33 PDT (-0700)

it is not a magniverrucata.

just saw this one while searching CA fruiting patterns.

The spores are not amyloid.
By: Debbie Klein (dejaklein)
2012-03-19 15:36:28 PDT (-0700)

There was no color change of the spores with Meltzer’s, so these are not Lepidella. They’re all drying in an appropriate dryer now. Dimitar Bojantchev used a scraping from a spore print I had on glass of the young specimen.

I think the best chance for an identification might come from…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-03-18 12:05:02 PDT (-0700)

the least over mature of the two specimens in the last photograph.

Did they survive long enough to be dried?

Very best,

R

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