When: 2015-09-18

Collection location: Umstead State Park, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Geoff Balme (geoff balme)

No specimen available


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A couple of the N. American rubescent taxa can be white or whitish.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2015-09-20 19:38:32 PDT (-0700)
By: Geoff Balme (geoff balme)
2015-09-19 04:38:17 PDT (-0700)

making changes in my Roody and Bessettes

“Amanita rubescens” refers to a European species.
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-09-18 21:15:10 PDT (-0700)

Older NA field guides use the European name. The NA blushing Amanita has been named Amanita amerirubescens, but subsequent research has turned up several proposed distinct species of NA blushers.