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False death cap (Αμανίτης ο κίτρινος)

Amanita citrina

Description:

Known as the false death cap, Amanita citrina, is a basidiomycotic mushroom, one of many in the genus Amanita. It grows in silicate soil in the summer and autumn months. It bears a pale yellow or sometimes white cap, with white stem, ring and volva. The pictured mushrooms were spotted in Pelion mountain, Greece, near Makrirrachi village.



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Θεσσαλία - Στερεά Ελλάδα, Greece

Lat: 39.42, Long: 23.10

Spotted on Oct 14, 2018
Submitted on Jan 8, 2019

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