Observation 179870: Amanita foetidissima D.A. Reid & Eicker

When: 2014-09-23

Collection location: Elarduspark, Pretoria, South Africa [Click for map]

Who: Liz Popich (Lizzie)

No specimen available

Notes:
Large, disgusting sweet smell.

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Here’s a URL that might be useful to you…if you haven’t already found it on the web.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-09-23 07:46:26 CDT (-0400)

http://www.amanitaceae.org?sub-Saharan+Africa

All of the South African free-living amanitas that I knew of were included in the checklist.

Very best,

Rod Tulloss

Very nice pictures, Liz.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-09-23 07:40:59 CDT (-0400)

Some day, I would like to see all the South African amanita species that are “free living” (are not symbiotic with trees).

Very best,

Rod Tulloss

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