Observation 139084: Amanita rubescens var. alba Coker

When: 2013-07-07

Collection location: York Co., Maine, USA [Click for map]

Who: Erlon (Herbert Baker)

No specimen available


Copyright © 2013 Erlon Bailey
Copyright © 2013 Erlon Bailey
Copyright © 2013 Erlon Bailey
Copyright © 2013 Erlon Bailey

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Recognized by sight: At first I thought A. rubescens var. alba; then I noticed the larger specimens behind the small one, had darker caps.

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I think the starting color of the cap is the critical color character for var. alba.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-07-20 03:55:46 SAST (+0200)

I’m not sure what I would have thought if I saw this neat arrangement.

We’re looking for more samples of anything rubescent. Material from Maine could be very elucidating.

Very best,


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