Observation 15228: Amanita constricta Thiers & Ammirati

When: 2008-11-30

Collection location: Los Trancos Preserve, Palo Alto, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

Specimen available

Found under live oak.

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this is either “vaginata group” or constricta…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-12-12 19:12:08 EET (+0200)

..it looks as though some of that volva base was left behind; gray staining on the inner volva surface and flaring at the top is typical of constricta. At any rate, no vaginata here in North America.

grisette sp. works for me!

Created: 2008-12-12 08:27:53 EET (+0200)
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