Observation 85365: Amanita aprica J. Lindgr. & Tulloss

When: 2011-10-29

Collection location: Yosemite National Park, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Gerry

Specimen available

Along Glacier Pt Road
Ponderosa Pine, Red Fir, Lodgepole Pine, Incense Cedar

Collected by: Nhu Nguyen
Identified by: Nhu Nguyen

Herbarium: UC1860911

Lat: N37 41 56.0
Long: W119 35 11.5



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Recognized by sight: Nhu Nguyen

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wonder what the DNA will say?
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2014-09-27 21:18:59 CEST (+0200)

this “aprica” has an unusually pigmented and flocculent volva at the stem base. the orange cap color may also be correlated with a cryptic species within this group, even tho the two forms, primarily yellow capped and with a few orange, were originally lumped together in the 2005 species description.

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