Observation 51712: Amanita flavoconia G.F. Atk.
When: 2010-08-29
No herbarium specimen

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This could be the red-capped “flavoconia”
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2011-08-17 16:31:11 PDT (-0700)

i.e., sp-MD01…

or, if they were right about its being imported to Italy in one spot, Amanita erythrocephala Neville et al.

We’ll see what we can do about this hypothesis…

Very best,


I do believe
By: Eric Smith (esmith)
2011-08-17 15:36:01 PDT (-0700)

that the photo is at least a fair representation of the cap color. What color is it upon drying? I just noticed that it is red in the center but that could be a camera artifact, but I would say it is orange towards the margin and there is a thin thin strip of lighter orange around the entire margin. Weird. I’ll add another photo of a button I took the day before…

material received
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2011-08-17 11:42:07 PDT (-0700)

Was this cap really this color? Brick red?

Very best,


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