Observation 138040: Amanita sect. Amanita

When: 2013-06-29

Collection location: Blue Ridge Parkway, Floyd Co., Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Mark Prosser (mark prosser)

No specimen available

Found in grassy picnic area beneath large oaks. Light tan blush at center of pileus. There was not a distinct collar around the bulb.

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The cap has rather long marginal striations that have marked bumps on them…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-06-30 21:43:38 PDT (-0700)

(are tuberculate). Unfortunately, the bulb is out of focus in the second photograph. The species probably belongs in Amanita sect. Amanita.


Created: 2013-06-29 16:03:50 PDT (-0700)
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