Observation 18238: Amanita sturgeonii Tulloss, Q. Cai and L.V. Kudzma nom. prov.
When: 2006-09-29
No herbarium specimen

Notes: They were growing under an oak tree. Caps were about 6 inches across on larger ones. First time I ever saw this species of amanita. It must be a rare one at least in the north east.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:04:07 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Ohio’ to ‘Ohio, USA

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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-07-14 03:36:53 CEST (+0200)
October Amanita
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-07-08 04:38:48 CEST (+0200)

Anyone else seen this one? It fruits scattered to gregarious under Quercus, often red oak, usually in October. It appears to fruit most commonly in lawn areas. I have found it in several Ohio locations and in Letchworth St. Park in Western NY.

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