Observation 64140: Amanita sect. Amanita

When: 2011-02-26

Collection location: Joaquin Miller Park, Oakland, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available


sorry for fuzzy images…wrong setting on camera.
tight rimmed volva around bulbous rooting base.
butterscotch color, powdery veil.
distal half of gills are fimbriate, proximal half are smooth.
400x in Meltzers. inamyloid, ellipsoid, 11 × 7 microns.

Proposed Names

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: odd butterscotch color, powdery UV, bulbous rooting base, exannulate.
Based on microscopic features: white spores. rest pending.

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Eyes3 = Current consensus


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still attempting to see gill trama…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-03-11 12:01:00 EST (-0500)

making that thin section is a bitch!

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