Vouchers

 
VOUCHER INFORMATION
Name: Amanita rubescens
Authority: Pers. 1797
Vouchered by: Brad Bomanz
Date found: 6/21/2008
Synonyms:
Collected by: Brad Bomanz
Voucher ID:14
Confirming Mycologist: Dr. Andrew Methven
 
LOCATION
Latitude: 038.621 N
Longitude: 090.696 W
City: Wildwood
County: Saint Louis
State: Missouri
Site location: Babler State Park
 
ENVIRONMENT
Habitat: woods - hardwoods mixed
Moisture conditions: moist
Substrate: rich loamy
 
IDENTIFYING DOCUMENT
Reference document: Amanita of North America - 1986
Author:David T. Jenkins
ISBN No: 0-916422-55-0
Page no:123
 
SPORE DESCRIPTION
Spore length: 9 - 9.5 microns
Spore width: 6 microns
Spore color: hyaline
Spore texture: smooth
Spore shape: elliptical, thin walled
Spore print color: white
Chemical reaction: n/d

Close examination by Dr. Methven (see annotation) combined with the 2015 DNA analysis confirmed that this specimen is Amanita rubescens.

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