News and Discussion
This page will eventually provide access to a blog-like function, a formal newsletter concerning the Amanitaceae (first edition in the works), technical Q&A, the "legacy news" (historically interesting items from the news page of the old Amanita Studies site, etc.
Amanitaceae Newsletter - first issue underdevelopment
Occasional notes on site development, plans, and changes.
1. It is proposed that the lamella edge cells in Amanita are not cheilocystidia. They are analogous to stipe context of the Amanitaceae or to the supporting hyphae of the glutinous universal veil on the stipe in Limacella.
The last state of the news from the original Amanita studies site (1998-2010). This is largely of historical interest.