Observation 72738: Amanita sect. Lepidella sensu Bas

When: 2011-07-25

Collection location: Blacksburg, Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Mark Prosser (mark prosser)

No specimen available

Appears to be similar to A. rubescens var. alba, or somewhat like Amanita cokeri, but would appreciate a definitive identification from our Amanita experts. Thanks, as always, Mark

Proposed Names

-29% (2)
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com;M.O.;Roody;Bessette,et.al.
93% (3)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
1% (2)
Recognized by sight: warts aren’t dark enough… yet?

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Doubtful on an ID of atkinsoniana
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2011-07-27 10:29:55 CDT (-0400)

There ought to be dense rows of warts visible on the top of the bulb; however, I don’t detect that pattern…even faintly.


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