When: 2017-10-26

Collection location: Mianus River Park, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA [Click for map]

Who: Gerard1

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It is difficult to identify this species with the bulb in the ground.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-10-27 13:31:05 CDT (-0500)

One of the distinctive characters is the presence of a long narrow bulb. Another character is the presence of conical warts made up of a dark gray powdery volva. These are not present in the photographs. I think the speces may belong in section Lepidella; however, there is not evidence for calling this A. onusta.

It’s important to photograph the bulbs or stem bases in Amanita.

Very best,

Rod

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