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Once, again…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-04-12 07:48:25 EDT (-0400)

Thank you, Jon.

This is a fascinating species.

Very best,


Fantastic Dr. T!
By: Jon Shaffer (watchcat)
2017-04-12 00:10:41 EDT (-0400)
The web page for this species is now illustrated and has been expanded:
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-04-11 13:46:30 EDT (-0400)
By: Jon Shaffer (watchcat)
2017-02-02 17:51:47 EST (-0500)

7462 Ivory Rd., Reeds MO. 64859

Hello, Jon. Can you provide more specific location data?
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-02-02 10:27:10 EST (-0500)

Very best,

Rod Tulloss

There is some superficial resemblance to __Amanita albemarlensis; however,…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-02-02 09:58:02 EST (-0500)

the present species does not belong in the provisional series Penetratrices as does albemarlensis. We will provde a temporary code name for this species.

Very best,


We have received DNA data for this observation.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-02-02 09:50:25 EST (-0500)

We obtained good quality nrITS and nrLSU (over 1350 characters). We have not yet found a close genetic match to any species.


Thanks Jon,
By: groundhog
2015-06-23 16:59:37 EDT (-0400)

We have recieved this material and it has been accessioned to Rod’s herbarium. We are scheduling it for DNA sequencing.

Yes. Good for mushrooms!
By: Jon Shaffer (watchcat)
2014-06-18 10:52:44 EDT (-0400)
Very interesting, Jon.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-06-18 06:42:49 EDT (-0400)

A stem exploding in scales like that suggests you have had quite a bit of rain. Is that the case?


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