Observation 23052: Amanita amerirubescens Tulloss nom. prov.
When: 2009-07-09
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Most likely this is A. amerirubescens. It has all the characteristic’s of that but lacking warts. The whole fungi has a reddish color to it and is thin and watery i have found this several times and also i have found A. amerirubescens which is full of warts on the cap and is very robust. The flesh is more solid not so watery.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:00:01 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Dothan off hwy 612 Fayete Co. West Virginia’ to ‘Dothan, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA

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Eye3
Recognized by sight: found growing under conifers
Based on microscopic features: spore print white

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yes i think your right but
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2009-07-09 20:32:33 PDT (-0700)

I’m finding a great amount of variance in this species. This specimen had no warts they where not washed off because this was a new emerger. There hadn’t been any rain until after the pic was taken and most of the others have bruising that is red but this specimen has a light reddish tent to the whole fruiting body. I think this species needs to be broken down into sub species ect.

A. amerirubescens
By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2009-07-09 20:04:41 PDT (-0700)

the warts can wash off, but I agree with you this one seems kinda lanky compared to the A. amerirubescens ive found, I dont know if that matters though.

im sure RET or Debbie can clear this up, they are the experts on this genus.

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