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ID on a possible A. muscaria
    #2836402 - 06/28/04 02:36 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)




habitat - growing alone in mulch
stem - approx 2 in and 1/2 inch thick
cap - approx 1.5 in
brusing - nothing noticable


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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: Pocket]
    #2836494 - 06/28/04 02:57 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

I can't really say without a good photo of the base of the stem.

The lack of an annulus makes me think that it's not a muscaria though...

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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: Pocket]
    #2836534 - 06/28/04 03:10 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

You didn't get the base of the stem, and that's one of the most important parts for identification of Amanitas. For future reference, you need to make sure you get the entire stem, digging down into the ground if you need to. Some Amanitas have stems that extend down into the ground several inches like a taproot.

Happy mushrooming!


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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: ToxicMan]
    #2836559 - 06/28/04 03:18 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Ya, the stem didnt go down any further. It was kinda sloppy picking though. Thanks for the tips. I'll be on the lookout for a better specimen.


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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: Pocket]
    #2837774 - 06/28/04 11:25 PM (13 years, 1 month ago)

Amanita mushrooms have white spores and gills. this mushroom appears to have yelow gills?

No scales on the stem whatsoever.

Am I wrong?

does anyone else notice the yellow gills?

mj


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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: mjshroomer]
    #2838351 - 06/29/04 02:42 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

The gills appear white in the bottom photo; however, so does the stem, whereas it looks white in the top one.

In other words: The colour in those photos is off, don't go by it.


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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: Kasumeat]
    #2838639 - 06/29/04 05:05 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

where did you find this ? amanitas like growing around pine trees


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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: Pocket]
    #2838702 - 06/29/04 06:12 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

I've found specimens this time of year,
that I never conclusivly proved to be
A. Muscaria var formosa.. I find them in abundance
in the fall.. I wouldn't take any chances with them..

It's close but not enough info to positivly ID...keep looking about...

Nofindum.. I'm in RI by the way....


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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: Pocket]
    #2838744 - 06/29/04 07:07 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

It could be something on the Volvariella genus. A pinkish spore print would help confirming that hypothesis ....

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Re: ID on a possible A. muscaria [Re: Pocket]
    #2838958 - 06/29/04 09:59 AM (13 years, 1 month ago)

I don't think it's an amanita muscaria because I see no veil on the stem.


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