Observation 47767: Amanita amerirubescens Tulloss nom. prov.

When: 2010-06-28

Collection location: Jamieson Park, Poynette, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: Steve Nelsen (sfnelsen)

No specimen available

Photographed 6/27/2010. Amanita, brown cap color, white volval specks on cap at first, ones brought 9.5 x8.5 cm cap, stem 9.5×1 cm. at top, 2.1 cm. at bulb, stem light brownish., ring turned brownish. spores white, smooth, broad eliptical, amyloid, ~9×5+ μ. There were several older ones that had gotten mushy.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:01:34 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Jamieson Park, Poynette, Columbia Co. WI, USA’ to ‘Jamieson Park, Poynette, Wisconsin, USA



Proposed Names

10% (2)
Based on chemical features: amyloid spores.
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: or one of those eastern blushers…;) This is Rod Tulloss’ provisional name for the eastern blusher, formerly Amanita rubescens.
This is in section validae; this section also has amyloid spores. Lepidellas generally are white, and don’t redden.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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