Observation 68067: Amanita sect. Validae (Fr.) Singer
When: 2011-05-24
No herbarium specimen

Notes: 4cm wide cap, 7cm long stem, no bruising or odor, growing on ground under redbud tree in mixed forest.

Proposed Names

28% (1)
Recognized by sight
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: membranous partial veil, blush along stipe, swollen base, indistinct volva.

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rubescent species…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2011-05-24 19:56:11 PDT (-0700)

I think this is the common rubescent taxon of eastern North America that the field guides call “Amanita rubescens.”

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this is one of the eastern blushing amanitas…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2011-05-24 19:55:47 PDT (-0700)

but which one, I’ll leave to Rod.

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