Observation 49726: Amanita parcivolvata (Peck) E.-J. Gilbert
When: 2010-08-05
No herbarium specimen

Notes: In vicinity of oak and chestnut.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:47 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Westmoreland County, PA’ to ‘Westmoreland Co., Pennsylvania, USA

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By: Hamilton (ham)
2010-08-05 18:43:33 PDT (-0700)

I seen a few of them out there so I can probably get you a couple. The first time that I found this species was in the same area growing directly under chestnut.

Very enviable photos…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-08-05 18:33:31 PDT (-0700)

Two of the best photos that I’ve seen of what should be such a photogenic species, but…

Thanks for posting! And “near chestnut”!! I don’t think I’ve seen that before for this species. I’d be very interested in documented material of parcivolvata from near chestnut if you have the time for drying, etc.

Very best,


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