Observation 8835: Amanita farinosa Schwein.

When: 2008-08-05

Collection location: Babcock State Park, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dan Molter (shroomydan)

No specimen available

Gray Powder

This mushroom is small, 2 – 4 cm high. Growing in a well compacted flat grassy area under a big oak tree in a camp ground (camp site 12), Babcock State Park.

Proposed Names

-8% (2)
Recognized by sight
-74% (2)
Recognized by sight
82% (3)
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Used references: Arora 275

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Farinosa it is.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-09-18 13:11:16 PDT (-0700)

That powdery gray universal veil is unique, as is the abrupt, close, gray cup/volva at the base.

Created: 2008-08-09 12:46:11 PDT (-0700)
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