Amanita magnivelaris

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Great Felt Skirt Destroying Angel
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Subclass: Hymenomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Amanitaceae
Genus: Amanita
Species: A. magnivelaris
Binomial name
Amanita magnivelaris
Amanita magnivelaris
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Mycological characteristics
gills on hymenium

cap is convex

or flat
hymenium is free
stipe has a ring and volva
spore print is white
ecology is mycorrhizal
edibility: deadly

Amanita magnivelaris, commonly known as the great felt skirt destroying angel, is a poisonous basidiomycete fungus, one of many in the genus Amanita. Originally described from Ithaca, New York, by Charles Horton Peck, it is found in New York state and southeastern Canada.[1]

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  1. ^ Tulloss R. "Amanita magnivelaris". Amanita studies. Retrieved 2010-08-01.