Observation 22435: Amanita amerirubescens Tulloss nom. prov.

When: 2009-06-21

Collection location: Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

Specimen available

Found these guys next to a Oak. The first pics are in an immature state The second is the next day. The caps are now extended open. The spore print is white and the stem bruises red when cut or KOH is applied.

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77% (2)
Recognized by sight: Found under oak
Used references: David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed pages 276 to 277 Mushrooexpert.com
Based on microscopic features: spore print white spores elliptical smooth amyloid
Based on chemical features: hmm dropped a drop of KOH on stem turned red

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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