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On a steep grassy slope in an an urban cemetery near oak

Spores ellipsoid, amyloid, length 8.5 – 9.5 microns, width 4.5 to 5 microns

Cap 5cm across, length 8cm

Close to a couple of A. sect. Amidella species but no RET sequences


Proposed Names

-28% (1)
Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features
-28% (1)
Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features
45% (2)
Based on chemical features: ITS doesn’t match anything in GenBank, including known sequences of A. whetstoneae

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By: sigridjakob (sigridjakob)
2021-02-25 06:16:34 CST (-0600)
Amanita “sp-IN36” in my database
By: Stephen Russell (Mycota)
2021-02-25 00:03:22 CST (-0600)