Observation 50162: Amanita flavorubens (Berk. & Mont.) Sacc.

When: 2007-09-04

Collection location: Madison Co., Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel Neall (MycelialDiaSPOREa)

No specimen available

Forest is mostly hardwood, dominated by chestnut oak and tulip poplar; populations of sugar maple and yellow and black birch may be found in some of the higher and deeper areas.


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By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2010-08-12 21:46:18 CDT (-0400)

Daniel here is some info about this species, also check out the 4th pic down for specimens that look identical.


Universal veil…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-08-11 23:15:28 CDT (-0400)

Amanita amerirubescens, Amanita rubescens var. alba_, and A. flavorubens can all have a distinctly yellow volva in early stages of development. So I’m inclined to think that this may not be A. flavorubens because of the cap color.


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