When: 2018-06-20

Collection location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Logan Wiedenfeld (LoganW)

No specimen available

Notes:
Growing gregariously just beyond the drip line of a cluster of live oaks. Rain has washed the warts off of the more mature fbs.

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By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-06-24 04:38:34 BST (+0100)

On the look out for the next round of excavations.

Very best,

Rod

Hasty excavation
By: Logan Wiedenfeld (LoganW)
2018-06-23 01:58:05 BST (+0100)

I probably broke part of the bulbs as I picked them. These seem to sit right on top of the soil, with a good portion of the bulb already visible. As a consequence, I don’t normally break out my knife to dig them up, thinking (wrongly perhaps) that I can carefully pick them without breaking the bulb off.

(In short, I think these do have a point to their bulbs. I’ll see about doing some more careful excavation tomorrow.)

Amanita pubescens sensu Coker is described as having a somewhat radicating bulb.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2018-06-23 01:15:06 BST (+0100)

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