When: 2009-07-08

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

Who: Eddee (eddeeee)

Specimen available

Found growing Under Beech. Several together. This is an Amanita that is very similar to the destroying Angel of California.( A ocreata) They grow during the Moral season in S.Cali. Odor mild. This specimen has a ring that is skirt like but cap is not fully opened. I have placed this specimen in my herbarium.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:51 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘White Oak Area Hwy 612 Fayette.co West Virginia’ to ‘near Oak Hill, West Virginia Route 612, Fayette Co., West Virginia, USA’


Proposed Names

85% (1)
Recognized by sight: Growing under Beech
Used references: Mushroomexpert.com David Arora Mushroomdymystifyed page 271-273
Based on microscopic features: Spore round amyloid 12 microns spore print White
Based on chemical features: bright yellow immediate in KOH.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

= Observer’s choice
= Current consensus


Add Comment
No one has commented yet.