Observation 60813: Amanita bisporigera G.F. Atk.
When: 2009-08-25
No herbarium specimen

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Amanita bispoirigera is much more likely
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-12-15 16:09:26 GMT (+0000)

I’ve collected bisporigera on the Island of Newfoundland, and Amanita ocreata is known from the U.S. west coast states only. Hence, I think A. bisporigera is much more likely to be the name of your destroying angel.

Very best,


Destroying Angel
By: ember erebus (ember erebus)
2010-12-15 13:30:52 GMT (+0000)

This mushroom was hypnotically beautiful and deliciously fragrant.

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