Observation 301156: Amanita crenulata Peck

When: 2017-12-02

Collection location: Norcross, Georgia, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jimmy Craine (doctorghosty)

No specimen available


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Rod, the GA crenulata observation you mention…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2017-12-06 10:30:08 JST (+0900)

I believe it’s found on the “Amanita of North America” facebook website.

Crenulata is a common species here in NE PA, and I often see examples which lack the volval powder on the bulb… possibly because it gets washed off by rainfall.

It seems to me that David Wasilewski has IDd an observation from Georgia which did look…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-12-06 07:42:23 JST (+0900)

…typical to me. This happened within the last two or three weeks. I think.

Very best,


Crenulata distribution range
By: I. G. Safonov (IGSafonov)
2017-12-06 07:02:31 JST (+0900)

Is GA too south for this species?

The thing that I think is missing is the “champagne” volval powder on the …
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2017-12-06 06:56:22 JST (+0900)

… top of the bulb.

Very best,


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