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Amanita

Description:

Cap was sunken & top light brown. Cap surface appeared smooth. Gill spacing was crowed. Stalk was Central & Bulbous.

Habitat:

In mixed forrest, red clay soil in shade. Only spec. found was after 3 days of rain. In Cushing Mem. Park in Canton, Ga 30114.



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3 Comments

JOHN2
JOHN2 2 years ago

Cord. Do "regular oval/flat" mushrooms invert their caps when they get old? I was thinking this was a cup type?-

JOHN2
JOHN2 2 years ago

Many thanks, I will look for younger spec. & post additional pics to help w/ID.

CorduneanuVlad
CorduneanuVlad 2 years ago

Some sort of Amanita sp.
The fact that this is an old specimen and it has lost it's color makes me think that this is Amanita pantherina.

Georgia, USA

Lat: 34.18, Long: -84.58

Spotted on Jul 24, 2012
Submitted on Jul 25, 2012

Spotted for mission

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