Observation 106381: Amanita borealisorora Tulloss nom. prov.

When: 2012-08-10

Collection location: Culpeper Co., Virginia, USA [Click for map]

38.53° 78.15°

Who: Penny Firth (pfirth)

No specimen available

Fruiting abundantly on ground in rough-mowed field and wood edge. Stem was noticeably shaggy/rough. Spore print cream colored – beige. Caps ~6 cm.

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Recognized by sight: Grisettes are common in Virginia this time of year. Beautiful 1st image!

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By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-08-21 20:26:56 PDT (-0700)

Younger specimens’ warts would be paler gray. The warts darken with age.


Thanks for the
By: Penny Firth (pfirth)
2012-08-21 19:13:59 PDT (-0700)

ID. The dark warts were on most of the caps I saw in the field. There were about 30 of these all in the same general area.

The dark warts on the cap next to the spore print strongly suggest…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-08-21 17:12:40 PDT (-0700)

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