Observation 113588: Amanita canescens Dav. T. Jenkins

When: 2012-10-04

Collection location: Hurd State Park, East Haddam, Connecticut, USA [Click for map]

Who: Bill (boletebill)

No specimen available

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No collection Rod…
By: Bill (boletebill)
2012-10-16 15:28:18 PDT (-0700)

…these were out in the open in the grass edge along an oak forest next to a park road. Some large, caps 4 inches across. I do have the Amanita phalloides collection in the dryer though if you’d like CT phalloides I’ll send some.

No specimen, eh?
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-10-16 15:20:29 PDT (-0700)

I think you’ve probably got the species. In recent years at least, you and I have seen this a number of times in CT.

R

last pic in series shows cap breaking asphalt…
By: Bill (boletebill)
2012-10-16 12:40:33 PDT (-0700)

this large fruiting included one that pushed through the asphalt road, broke apart the tar and was sill going strong. Lost the warts though on the journey.

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