Observation 891: Amanita phalloides (Vaill. : Fr.) Link

When: 2006-11-04

Collection location: Descanso Gardens, La Crescenta, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Nathan Wilson (nathan)

Specimen available

Identified by sight. Found under a live oak near the children’s maze. There was another older specimen that had begun to rot that I left.

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Recognized by sight: Habitat (near live oak), color and stature all typical for California material.
Based on chemical features: Some of the DNA has been sequenced at Anne Pringle’s lab and verfied as A. phalloides.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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