Observation 180936: Amanita porphyria Alb. & Schwein.

When: 2014-09-29

Collection location: Paradise Creek Campground, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Skamania Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

45.9506° -121.9355° 488m

Who: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)

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Collector(s): Joseph D. Cohen
Determined: 2014-Sep-29
Determiner: Joseph D. Cohen
Original Determination: Fungi
Habitat: Conifer
Aspect: S
Growth Habit: Single
Substrate: Duff, conifer
Closest plant:
Other Habitat & Locality Notes: Under conifer log, probably Hemlock but could be Douglas-fir;
Geolocation estimated from Google Maps; elevation approximate
Odor: Nondescript
Taste: Nondescript
Spore print: White
Other Specimen Notes: Gill attachment: notched

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Thanks for ID
By: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)
2014-10-01 16:55:43 CDT (-0400)


Thanks for taking the time to propose a name.

I had been flummoxed because it had Amanita appearance, but gills are definitely notched and attached. Then I carefully read Arora’s description and see that he says gills can be attached.

— Joe

Created: 2014-09-30 13:15:14 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2014-10-01 00:48:06 CDT (-0400)
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