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Observation 12245: Volvariella Speg.

When: 2008-10-09

Collection location: Japan [Click for map]

Who: forestwander

No specimen available

This was found on the compost heap. There were alot of them. The gill color was pinkish brown, leading me to believe they were all family.


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similar to an amanita in having a universal veil that leaves a saccate volva at the base….
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-10-11 01:53:16 AEDT (+1100)

…but different, as you noticed, in having pinkish spores and gills, and no partial veil covering the gills.