Observation 8578: Lepiota (Pers.) Gray

When: 2008-07-22

Collection location: Highlands, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

Specimen available

Specimen at Chez Viess-Rust Herbarium.

At first Walt thought that it was a Lepiota cortinarius (exciting!), but later retracted. Maybe clypeolaria? Any suggestions, Else?


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without microscopical data, no id.
By: else
2008-07-31 16:42:36 MST (-0700)

at first glance, my reaction was L. cortinarius, but without data on the spores, and other microscopical characters it keeps guessing.