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Recognized by sight: Torn between this and A. citrina. No warts on cap (though it is slightly yellowish in the middle), very understated volva, and did NOT smell like potatoes.

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yes, I think so…
By: R. E. Tulloss (ret)
2011-06-29 14:14:34 PDT (-0700)


Thanks for the email. Amanita bisporigera, A. ocreata, and some of the white destroying angels of eastern Asia will all pick up a yellowish or even pinkish tint over the center of the cap on occasion. Usually this is not of significance in identification; however, there has been a species recently named from China that seems to have a pinkish tint over the disc has a significant taxonomic character.

Very best,


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