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Unnamed spotting

Description:

Approximately 3" tall with white stem and gills. The 3" cap was concave, dark pink to red and orange.

Habitat:

This was found on the edge of a bottomland hardwood forest, in an open grass field.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Amanita
Amanita sp. Amanita - Wikipedia


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4 Comments

Tukup
Tukup 4 months ago

Forgot to mention what a beautiful shot that is Bonnie. Thanks.

Tukup
Tukup 4 months ago

Hi Bonnie. Just to follow up on Mauna's suggestion, I found the following: https://depositphotos.com/197531094/stoc...
It is an Amanita muscaria - Red poisonous Fly Agaric mushroom and looks very much like yours. I think you got it Mauna (stay safe up there).

Hema
Hema 5 months ago

love this picture!

mauna Kunzah
mauna Kunzah 5 months ago

Lovely!

BonnieLewis
Spotted by
BonnieLewis

South Carolina, USA

Spotted on Jan 14, 2020
Submitted on Mar 2, 2020

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