Observation 209447: Amanita rubescens group
When: 2015-06-26
(55.8451° 37.7479° 236m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Chlorophyllum rhacodes, Agaricaceae, Agaricales.
(Macrolepiota rhacodes (Vittad.) Singer, 1951; Гриб-зонтик краснеющий)
Cap: 8-20cm bell-shaped or semi-spherical, then broadly convex up to almost flattened; brownish-white, light brown up to grayish pink, bruising reddish; concentric scaly with whitish and pinkish-gray patches; young cap bottom is covered with white veil.
Gills: attached, white, very close, moderately broad or broad when old.
Veil: partial veil white leaving flaring up to pendant whitish and reddish ring at upper 1/3 part of stalk.
Stalk: 10-22cm long, whitish up to pinkish-white or reddish, bruising pink up to red; 2-3.5cm thick, slightly enlarging down with basal bulb (and pinching out end); often with indistinct suture between bulb and stalk. So, stalk is broken easily along this suture.
Edibility: good after boiling.
Habitat: small groups scattered on soil after rains under deciduous woods (maple and oak).
Season: June – July.


Chlorophyllum rhacodes_Гриб-зонтик краснеющий_1.jpg
Chlorophyllum rhacodes_2.jpg
Гриб-зонтик краснеющий_Chlorophyllum rhacodes_3.jpg
Гриб-зонтик краснеющий_Chlorophyllum rhacodes_5.jpg

Proposed Names

55% (1)
Recognized by sight
83% (1)
Recognized by sight

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.

Created: 2015-07-10 11:26:30 MDT (-0600)
Last modified: 2015-07-10 14:45:29 MDT (-0600)
Viewed: 31 times, last viewed: 2017-02-19 16:54:24 MST (-0700)
Show Log