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Caps up to 5.3 cm across.
Spore print white. Spores not amyloid.
Spores ~ 7.0-9.0 X 5.5-7.8 microns, subglobose to broadly ellipsoid and smooth.
Q(range) = 1.06-1.27.
Q(avg) = 1.15 n=20
My first encounter with the eastern A. farinosa. Definitely different from it’s western cousin…if my ID is correct.


Spores in a little Congo red @ 1000X.

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Herbarium Rooseveltensis Amanitarum (R. E. Tulloss) has received specimen.
By: mcmacher
2017-01-13 11:37:48 PST (-0800)

We have received the dried specimen and it is being accessioned for our herbarium. Thank you very much.

The soil may be a factor
By: Ron Pastorino (Ronpast)
2016-06-19 22:18:08 PDT (-0700)

but this particular camera tends to emphasize reddish hues. Still learning how to work with it.

Is the reddish stain from the soil?
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2016-06-19 21:41:25 PDT (-0700)