Amanita gemmata identification

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Amanita gemmata (Fr.) Gillet syn. A. junquillea Qu?l. syn. Amanitopsis adnata (W. G. Smith) Sacc. Jewelled Amanita, Amanite ? pierreries, Zitronengelber Knollenbl?tterpilz, Amanita giunchiglia, Narcisamaniet, S?rga gal?ca. Cap 5?7cm across, flattened convex, pale yellow with more ochre centre, covered in snow-white patches of veil remnants, margin striate. Stem 70?100 x 10?14mm, white with pale yellow flush, with a large basal bulb encased in a short thin volva. Flesh white, flushed pale yellow in the stem. Smell faint. Gills adnexed, white. Spore print white. Spores ovoid ? subglobose, nonamyloid, 8.5?9 x 7?7.5?. Habitat in coniferous woods. Season spring to autumn. Very rare. Deadly poisonous causing symptoms as in A. pantherina poisoning. Distribution, America and Europe.

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More info about Amanita gemmata mushroom

Stem type:
Ring on stem
Volva on stem
Bulbous base of stem
Poisonous/Suspect
Habitat:
Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Spore colour:
White
cream or yellowish
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Yellow
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Amanite ? pierreries, Jewelled Amanita, S?rga gal?ca, Zitronengelber Knollenbl?tterpilz
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Agaricales
Family:
Amanitaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-02 00:36:14

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