Observation 142658: Amanita rubescens sensu auct. amer.

When: 2013-07-20

Collection location: Maplewood, Wayne Co., Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Ann B. (Ann F. Berger)

No specimen available

It has the reddish staining, but is much lighter than the other A. rubescens I’ve found.

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It is very light. I interpret rubescens var. alba as being pure white. [EDIT]
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-08-14 18:55:22 PDT (-0700)

Eventually, a lot [EDIT] of pictures related to dried specimens [EDIT] in turn related to DNA and other studies will sort this issue (“How white is it?”) out.


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