Observation 48390: Amanita sect. Vaginatae sensu Zhu L. Yang

When: 2010-07-11

Collection location: Appleton, Wisconsin, USA [Click for map]

Who: damon brunette (damonbrunette)

No specimen available

Found in northern WI pine forest sandy soil. Almost no sac and VERY flat on the bottom. Definite gray tinge to the cap. Large spacing around the gills and stem. No ring.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:57:55 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘appleton wisconsin’ to ‘Appleton, Wisconsin, USA



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The chances are that this species is not yet described.
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2010-07-11 09:08:52 CDT (-0400)

It looks a bit similar to the completely white, weak-volva’d species that has been called Amanita vaginata var. alba in the sense of North American authors.


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