Observation 74498: Amanita onusta (Howe) Sacc.

When: 2011-08-21

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

Who: Dave W (Dave W)

Specimen available

Oak woods. Cap diameter under two inches.



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Used references: Phillips, B/B/F

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Material arrived and cataloged…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-04-12 11:12:14 CDT (-0400)

Thank you, David.


Just checked
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2011-08-25 14:11:56 CDT (-0400)

the Amanita Studies website, and this small Lepidella seems to well exhibit some of the characters associated with onusta… gray warts on upper rim of basal bulb, small stature, cap liberally covered with gray volval warts, elliptical spores with lengths averaging about 9.5 mu.

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