Observation 47451: Amanita albocreata (G.F. Atk.) E.-J. Gilbert

When: 2010-06-20

Collection location: Port Dover, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Eva Skific (Evica)

No specimen available



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By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-06-25 10:14:07 CDT (-0400)

Amanita alobcreata may occur in June with Canadian Hemlock or other conifers in the NE US and SE Canada. It has a pantherina-like bulb, a stem that always lacks any trace of a partial veil, and a white, markedly striate cap with a yellowish or yellowish tan cener. I think you’ve got it. The first photo is a classic albocreata cap.


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