Observation 69014: Amanita sect. Amanita

When: 2011-06-10

Collection location: Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

No specimen available

Basic color of caps seems too light for farinosa.

Elliptical to oval spores seem to show Q ~ 1.6, but some small circular (spherical?) ones show up in photo. Spore pic at 400x in Meltzer’s.



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29% (3)
Recognized by sight: Caps less than 1.5 inch diameter. Small basal bulb.
54% (1)
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No annulus seen on any of the stipes;
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-06-13 07:53:23 CDT (-0400)

relatively young examples of multisquamosa should show rings. Also, the lack of well defined margins across the tops of the basal bulbs leads away from the Pantherinae section.

It’s a little small,
By: Matt Sherman (Shermanii)
2011-06-12 19:41:44 CDT (-0400)

but you could compare it with my observation of Amanita multisquamosa

Created: 2011-06-12 01:46:17 CDT (-0400)
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