Observation 25723: Amanita citrina f. lavendula (Coker) Veselý
When: 2009-09-25
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Found growing in mixed wood with Eastern Hemlock.,Oask and Hickory. This guy has a slight lime green tent to it. Even the annulus has a green tint to it. I m not sure the pic dose it justice spore print is white

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21% (2)
Eye3
Recognized by sight: found growing under Hemlock and mixed woods
Based on microscopic features: spores appear to be amyloid and round about 8 microns
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78% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: My suggestion of a name is based on the geography, the pallidity of the cap, the time of year, etc. See if you can find this species after a night when the temp. falls into the 30’s (F) — not too much above 0 degr. C. In the past it has seemed to me that this condition is one that often triggers a truly lavender reaction in the fruiting body. See my notes on this taxon on the Amanita Studies website.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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