Observation 208925: Amanita rhopalopus Bas
When: 2015-07-05
No herbarium specimen

Notes: in pine straw.

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You’re welcome, Geoff.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-07-06 04:41:16 AEST (+1000)

Rod

THANK YOU, SIR!
By: Geoff Balme (geoff balme)
2015-07-06 04:16:53 AEST (+1000)

It had some amazing mass in the clay under the pinestraw. I see now that Roody’s book mentions this species!

Amanita rhopalopus is another option.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-07-06 03:53:34 AEST (+1000)

Amanita rhopalopus has more irregular warts, tends to have a rusty rather, than orangish-pinkish stain, and has a more deeply radicating bulb on the stem. These characteristics are all present in the image illustrating this observation.

Very best,

Rod

Created: 2015-07-06 03:39:43 AEST (+1000)
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