Observation 281779: Amanita Pers.

When: 2017-07-06

Collection location: Topsfield, Massachusetts, USA [Click for map]

Who: Chris Neefus (Chris Neefus)

No specimen available

Notes:
Habitat: under oak trees
Substrate: lawn
Abundance: One
Additional notes: Closest ITS sequence match is A. sp. ‘cruetilemurum’ (KP711839 722/734 bp) and A. orsonii (KX270327 719/734 bp). General appearance is closer to the latter.

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Cool amanita, Chris!
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2017-07-11 18:51:05 MDT (-0600)

Looks like from sect. Lepidella, but Validae is a possibility especially in view of the genetic data (orsonii). I am sure Rod will be very interested.

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