Observation 97475: Amanita abrupta Peck

When: 2011-08-09

Collection location: Adirondacks, New York, USA [Click for map]

Who: Cory Zanker (cz27)

No specimen available

thick, bumpy, ‘spiky’ cap, solid white all around, 5-6 inches tall, leaf litter, dense forest, near big moose lake

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You’re welcome.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-06-16 04:30:14 PDT (-0700)


thanks, i’ll remember to shoot more angles in the future
By: Cory Zanker (cz27)
2012-06-15 20:36:57 PDT (-0700)

i can say that i remember the bulb being very prominent, it stood out to me right away, seemed larger than most

You could well be right that this is abrupta.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2012-06-15 20:17:05 PDT (-0700)

A shot of the bulb would help a great deal.

Very best,


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