Observation 64472: Amanita velosa (Peck) Lloyd
When: 2011-03-17
Who: Byrain
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing from very rocky ground at the drip line of an oak.

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Recognized by sight: Cap striations, stem texture, stature, volva, free & white gills.
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By: Byrain
2011-03-18 16:34:40 EDT (-0400)

In the field it reminded me of another small & pale Amanita which I have seen pictures of here before, but I can’t recall the name of. Though after going through the Mushrooms demystified key this morning and reading some descriptions, A. velosa looks good. Thanks for the help.

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