Observation 77950: Amanita brunnescens G.F. Atk.
When: 2011-09-27
No herbarium specimen

Proposed Names

3% (2)
Recognized by sight
27% (1)
Recognized by sight

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
Definitely some slugs at work
By: Brian Adamo (adamo588)
2011-10-04 19:38:10 CEST (+0200)

The bulb surely has bruised “craters” where something was eating it. The pattern doesn’t seem to follow what would be a missing shoulder, though. The bulb looks like it was pretty smooth to begin with.

It looks like a slug might have trimmed the “shoulder” off
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2011-10-04 19:06:10 CEST (+0200)

of the bulb on a specimen of A. brunnescens. Note the staining around the edges of the slug (or snail) damage.


Created: 2011-10-04 04:14:01 CEST (+0200)
Last modified: 2011-10-04 19:07:07 CEST (+0200)
Viewed: 25 times, last viewed: 2016-10-26 15:10:29 CEST (+0200)
Show Log