Observation 21259: Amanita rubescens group

When: 2007-08-25

Collection location: Jalisco, Mexico [Click for map]

Who: Benito A. A. (Benito Aguilar Arana)

No specimen available

Not sure if all pictures are the same specie in different stages.


Benito A.

Proposed Names

53% (3)
Recognized by sight: close to or A.rubescens
83% (3)
Recognized by sight: There are at least three rubescent taxa in Mexico. This looks like the one with the palest cap and no black fibrils on the stipe. — RET

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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There is a pallid-capped rubescent taxon in Mexico…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-09-18 20:40:15 PDT (-0700)

that may not be the same as A. amerirubescens. I have collected the Mexican species in Tlaxcala edo. in a very open live oak woodland with rather widely spaced trees. I think I see what may be oak leaves on the ground in some of the photos. Is this correct Benito?

I think this species may be the one described (technical details only) at this address:



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