Observation 191662: Amanita flavoconia G.F. Atk.

When: 2014-09-12

Collection location: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Reagan (rsned23)

No specimen available

Notes: Found at 11:18 am.
single-edged annulus present
Pileus size: 7cm
Pileus color: yellow on the outer edges, orange in the middle
Pileus surface: smooth, shiny, silky, greasy, sticky, slimy (yellow bumps visible in multiple spots)
Pileal shape: plane with papillate
Pileus margin: undulating
Stipe color: yellow
Stipe width: 1.0 cm
Stipe length: 7.3 cm
Stipe shape: equal
Stipe surface: glandular, dotted, stringose (yellow hairs present throughout)
Location of stipe: central
At the base of the stipe, there are some yellow, thick patches attached to the stem.(looks like it is covered in pollen)
Odor: moist
Gill Attachment: free
Gill margin: serrate, teeth coming off of the inside of the gills
Teeth: yellow,present near margin
Gills color: white, becoming yellow near the margin
Gills width: 1-2mm
-at margin: >1mm apart
-1/2 way to margin: 1/mm apart

Location: mycorrhizal, growing alone in the ground

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There must be a typo with regard to stipe length.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2014-12-05 03:47:54 WIB (+0700)

The stipe is longer than the cap is wide.

Very best,


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