Observation 144217: Amanita fulva (Schaeff.) Fr.

When: 2013-08-03

Collection location: Montague, Michigan, USA [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

Found under hemlock, some mixed hardwoods near by.

Kinda guessing on this one. Haven’t had too much experience in eastern Amanita.

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Hi, Douglas.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-09-01 19:53:43 CDT (-0400)

Good guess. The true fulva appears restricted to Europe and western Asia. I think what you have here is a North American look-a-like. Possibly this:


Very best,


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