Amanita obsita: Hidden Amanita

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All information is taken from Corner and Bas (1962). The spores from dried material measure 5.8 – 6.7 x 5.2 – 6.1 µm (from fresh material, 6.5 – 7.5 (-8.0) x 6.0 – 7.0 (-7.5) µm) and are globose to subglobose to broadly ellipsoid and inamyloid. Clamps were not observed at the bases of basidia. Amanita obsita was originally described from Singapore. Watercolor: Prof. E. J. H. Corner (Singapore, illustration from original description (Corner & Bas, 1962) reproduced by courtesy of Persoonia, Leiden, the Netherlands.)