Observation 22726: Amanita brunnescens G.F. Atk.

When: 2009-06-30

Collection location: Wolf Creek Rd., Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

No specimen available

This fungi was growing in a mixed woods, of confers and hard wood mostly Oak and Hickory intermittent with Eastern hemlock. The caps stained red when bruised . This was found in a somewhat old growth area of trees.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:59 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Wolf Creek Rd Wolf Creek Area Fayette Co. West Virginina’ to ‘Wolf Creek Rd., Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: found in mixed woods
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com David Arora Mushrooms Dymystifyed. page 279
Based on microscopic features: spores are round smooth amyloid spore print white
Based on chemical features: Koh negative on cap put slightly turns yellow on basal bulb and stem. c

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