Observation 177283: Amanita velatipes G.F. Atk.
When: 2014-09-07
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Thanks Andrew,
By: groundhog
2015-01-13 21:13:28 CET (+0100)

We have received this material and accessioned it to Rod’s herbarium, It has been scheduled for DNA sequencing.

By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-09-09 02:18:40 CEST (+0200)


This park is choke-full of them.
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2014-09-09 01:52:50 CEST (+0200)

This is the most common Amanita around here, since the pine-oak barrens are predominant landscape in this part of the state.

My guess is that they are all the same taxon.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-09-08 14:29:14 CEST (+0200)

The bulb and “rolled sock” of volva, the thick-fleshed cap (limited marginal striations, if any),and the partial veil being pulled up the stem (funnel-shaped at first) suggest A. velatipes or something very similar.

Very best,


I wonder if the third specimen is the same species (two bottom photos).
By: Andrew Khitsun (Andrew)
2014-09-08 04:36:46 CEST (+0200)

Grow on sandy soils in pine-oak barrens.

Created: 2014-09-08 04:30:02 CEST (+0200)
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