Observation 58332: Amanita porphyria Alb. & Schwein.

When: 2009-10-17

Collection location: Oneida Co., New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: Eric Smith (esmith)

No specimen available

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Looks that way
By: Eric Smith (esmith)
2010-11-08 20:06:20 CST (-0600)

to me. It was a while ago so my memory is fuzzy.

Looks like the
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-11-08 20:06:16 CST (-0600)

innate streaks on the newly posted pic. Basal volval material atop the buried bulb is interesting. Got this description form the old Amanita Studies website description of porphyria, “…with a short cottony white free limb on the bulb’s upper margin; the limb may be 1 – 6 mm high (rarely higher).” I wonder if this is what Rod had described?

I can’t be certain from the photos.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2010-11-08 19:16:20 CST (-0600)

Do the cap surfaces have the innate streaks?

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