Observation 22540: Amanita multisquamosa Peck

When: 2009-06-25

Collection location: Strouds Run State Park, Athens, Ohio, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

I thought somebody might want this beautiful mushroom so I brought it home. Its drying now. On a ridge top under mostly oak with other hardwoods. I think this might be the same species I observed a few days ago, though the color is lighter.

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: yellowish, tannish, or brownish disc; long marginal striations; cothurnate bulb; partial veil at first infundibuliform (funnel-shaped). This species has also been called A. cothurnata. The Peck name is the oldest.

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Created: 2009-06-25 18:29:48 PDT (-0700)
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