Observation 137337: Amanita amerirubescens Tulloss nom. prov.

When: 2013-06-20

Collection location: Sweet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phil Yeager (gunchky)

No specimen available

Found in wood chips near Red Oak (Quercus rubra) Bruised red where injured. Last three photos were found on the ground near another Oak Tree, at Moon Lake Park.

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Thanks Rod.
By: Phil Yeager (gunchky)
2013-06-23 12:06:16 MST (-0700)

I have to remember these different names, as this is my second posting of A. amerirubescens. Hope you are doing well.

Hello, Phil.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-06-23 09:28:58 MST (-0700)

I think this species is more likely to be native to North America, and I suggest the provisionally named “Amanita amerirubescens.”


Very best,

Rod Tulloss

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