Observation 180629: Volvariella Speg.
When: 2014-09-28
No herbarium specimen

Notes: At the base of a sweet gum tree.

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Used references: Arora, Mushrooms Demystified.
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By: Richard and Danielle Kneal (bloodworm)
2014-09-30 00:53:56 CDT (-0400)

this is not an Amanita.

it is definitely, a Volvariella.

Per Campbell’s notes:
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-09-30 00:49:28 CDT (-0400)

“At the base of a sweet gum tree.” Not on wood.

Has a volva.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-09-30 00:44:35 CDT (-0400)

Also has tiny fibrils on cap, gills (sort of looks like immature Agaricus?), white stipe, no annulus. I can’t tell how the gills are attached. The presence of a volva in Arora’s keys suggest Amanita. Ret, opinion?

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