Observation 147518: Amanita Pers.
When: 2013-09-21
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Sent in for DNA testing
I believe Rod said this was third find of this Amanita

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I think that my field guess at this species was Amanita cacaina.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-10-10 06:56:10 CST (+0800)

The dark chocolate ringless Amanita was found twice on a single foray in West Virginia many years ago. I hope the specimen will yield informative DNA. It was pretty wet and already deteriorating at the point that the identifiers started documenting it.

http://www.amanitaceae.org?Amanita+cacaina

Very best,

Rod

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