Amanita aprica

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Amanita aprica
Amanita aprica BC.jpg
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A. aprica
Binomial name
Amanita aprica
J.Lindgr. & Tulloss (2005)[1]
Amanita aprica
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Mycological characteristics
gills on hymenium
cap is flat or convex
hymenium is free
stipe has a ring and volva
spore print is white
ecology is mycorrhizal
edibility: poisonous

Amanita aprica is a species of fungus in the family Amanitaceae. Described as new to science in 2005, the species is found in the Pacific Northwest region of North America, where it grows in a mycorrhizal association with Douglas-fir and pines.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Tulloss, R.E.; Lindgren, J.E. (2005). "Amanita aprica –- a new toxic species from western North America". Mycotaxon. 91: 193–205.

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