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Amanita Mushroom

Amanita sect. Amanita

Description:

This Amanita was gorgeous! It's probably just a variation of Amanita amerirubescens, but I'm not sure.

Habitat:

Habitat: Deciduous forest

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4 Comments

Christine Y.
Christine Y. a year ago

Thanks Greg, Roy, and Neil! @Neil, I don't carry a mirror. Sometimes I can get a shot of the underside with a wide angle lens, and other times I tip the mushroom to see the gills/pores. The white mushroom is a different species of Amanita.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a year ago

Excellent spotting, Christine. These photos are gorgeous. Do you carry a mirror to get photos of the underside? And the smaller white specimen is the same species and will colour-up with age?

Roy Arun
Roy Arun a year ago

Awesome spotting...I'm really a fan of your spottings of mushrooms...a big thumbs up...👍👍👍👍

Greg Shchepanek
Greg Shchepanek a year ago

Absolutely Beautiful & breath taking!

Christine Y.
Spotted by
Christine Y.

Connecticut, USA

Spotted on Oct 10, 2018
Submitted on Apr 4, 2019

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