When: 2008-04-04

Collection location: Oakland Hills, Oakland, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available

Notes:
herbarium specimen no longer available: oooops, I ate it!

gosh, I guess our season isn’t quite over.

Images

Velosa diversity (even marginally edible ones brought home to show range of forms).
Velosa diversity (even marginally edible ones brought home to show range of forms).
Looking down the barrel: best velosa of the bunch had its cap eaten clean off by another mammalian forager (not a human); this was all that was left standing upright in the field.

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Based on chemical features: smells like fish or shellfish

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