Observation 22790: Amanita pseudovolvata Tulloss nom. prov.

Found growing in a little finger of land where two creeks come together under beech. There is a powdery substance that adheres to your hands from the stem. The stem has small like scales as dose the cap., The volva is very sac like. The spore print white.

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Recognized by sight: found growing under beech
Used references: mushroomexpert.com rodgers mushrooms
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This is a species of sect. Amidella, not sect. Lepidella….
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2009-07-07 17:50:22 -05 (-0500)

This is probably Amanita pseudovolvata Tulloss nom. prov. …see the Great Smoky Mountains and/or New Jersey Pine Barrens checklists. We just identified this fellow in east Texas.

Very best,


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