Observation 24351: Amanita banningiana Tulloss nom. prov.
When: 2009-08-15
No herbarium specimen

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I found some banningiana
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-08-24 21:46:57 CDT (-0400)

last summer (in one of my usual spots for it) that showed a fair amount of orange in the young caps. I’ll post a few in a new obs.


By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-08-16 16:03:54 CDT (-0400)

I have seen lots of this species this weekend and I think it is Amanita banangiana. Or maybe this species which for fun I used to call Amanita caesarea var Ohiensis is something else. I think maybe the color of the buttons is variable with orange red being common.

I don’t think so…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2009-08-15 22:49:22 CDT (-0400)

The button of _A. banningiana is never red or orange-red. I think this is the species that we are seeing a lot of in MO from more southern and south-central US states.


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