Observation 104455: Amanita mutabilis Beardslee
When: 2012-08-08
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: hot pink bruise on break almost instant but it faded after a couple hrs

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By: GA noiz (ganoiz1016)
2012-08-09 20:27:16 CDT (-0400)
Smell it.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-08-09 18:11:34 CDT (-0400)

I think that you may have Amanita mutabilis.


Very best


def amanita
By: GA noiz (ganoiz1016)
2012-08-09 17:01:26 CDT (-0400)

…but ive never seen one turn hot pink and after a few hours it turned back white i still have spec. if u have any info on species…

Seems interesting to me…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2012-08-09 10:14:23 CDT (-0400)

Looks like an Amanita… except for the uniformly adnate gills (attached to stipe), and the purplish staining on the cut stipe…?

Created: 2012-08-09 03:07:12 CDT (-0400)
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