Observation 133063: Amanita sect. Amanita

When: 2012-12-29

Collection location: Collier Co., Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Benjamin Dion (benjamindion)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Perhaps one of the gemmata types that may end up being called “russuloides”?

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If this mushroom is in the “gemmatoid” group,
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-05-14 23:46:36 EDT (-0400)

and it could be, then I’m almost certain that I’ve never run into it…simply because of the cap color, the rather long marginal striations, and the apparent absence of a partial veil in combination.


Thanks for drawing my attention to this post, David.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-05-14 23:44:10 EDT (-0400)

It is interesting…and unfamiliar. If it is found again, I would be very interested in receiving dried material. It’s too bad that the whole bulb didn’t come out of the ground. The bulb will probably be of some importance to dealing with this critter.


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