Amanita porphyria identification

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Amanita porphyria (Alb. & Schw. ex Fr.) Secr. Grey Veiled Amanita, Amanite porphyre, Porphyrbrauner Wulstling, Agarico porporino, Porfieramaniet, B?bor gal?ca. Cap 5?9cm across, convex becoming flattened, pale greyish-brown with vinaceous flush, smooth. Stem 100?130 x 10?15mm, whitish, ring thin and fragile, basal bulb encased in a short volva. Flesh whitish becoming brown. Taste unpleasant, smell slight. Gills free to adnexed, white. Spore print white. Spores globose, amyloid, 7.5?9.5? diameter. Habitat in coniferous or mixed woods. Season late summer to autumn. Occasional. Not edible many amanitas contain poisonous toxins -avoid. Distribution, north America and Europe.

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More info about Amanita porphyria mushroom

Stem type:
Ring on stem
Volva on stem
Bulbous base of stem
Poisonous/Suspect
Habitat:
Grows on the ground
Grows in woods
Spore colour:
White
cream or yellowish
Cap type:
Convex to shield shaped
Fungus colour:
Grey to beige
Brown
Normal size:
5-15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Amanite porphyre, B?bor gal?ca, Grey Veiled Amanita, Porphyrbrauner Wulstling
Class:
Agaricomycetes
Order:
Agaricales
Family:
Amanitaceae
Last modification: 2015-10-02 00:41:24

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