Observation 145498: Amanita Pers.

When: 2013-09-15

Collection location: Stafford, Staffordshire, England [Click for map]

Who: _Matt_

No specimen available

Growing in moss with Birch.


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Thank you, Matt.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-09-16 15:31:24 PDT (-0700)

It will probably be helpful in comparing European taxa with North American taxa in the bulbosa-porphyria group. We will probably send samples for DNA sequencing. Thanks for making the material available for us.

Very best,


A. citrina
By: _Matt_
2013-09-16 15:06:31 PDT (-0700)

I had a look and i thought it certainly looked like A. citrina but don’t know enough species to have added it as a potential species. If these interest you at all then they are drying as i type.

How about A. bulbosa?
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2013-09-16 13:35:41 PDT (-0700)

This is also listed in guides as A. citrina var. alba.