Observation 25651: Amanita xylinivolva Tulloss, Ovrebo & Halling

When: 2009-08-21

Collection location: Senguio, Michoacan, Mexico [Click for map]

Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available

On display at the 12th annual La Feria del Hongo in Senguio, Michoacan.



Proposed Names

6% (2)
Recognized by sight: Section Amanita, pantherinoid group
29% (1)
Recognized by sight: Pantherinoid group, has a volva above the bulb that seems ocreate
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I think my previous comment on this observation might have been wrong…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2011-11-22 18:32:02 PST (-0800)

I remember that when I first found A. xylinivolva in Arizona, I thought it might be in the Phalloideae because of the limbate, membranous volva.  Hence, this could be xylinivolva.


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