|gills on hymenium|
|cap is convex or flat|
|hymenium is free|
|stipe has a volva|
|spore print is white|
|ecology is mycorrhizal|
Amanita volvata, also known as Volvate Amanita is a white coloured species of fungi from the Amanitaceae family that can be found in southeastern United States. Can be confused with Amanita ponderosa, however this species is from Iberian peninsula. The species is amyloid and have saccate volva, and elliptic spores.
- "Volvate Amanita". July 6, 2007. Retrieved December 25, 2012.
- Orson K. Miller, Hope Miller (2006). "North American Mushrooms: A Field Guide to Edible and Inedible Fungi". A Falcon Guide: 29. ISBN 978-0-7627-3109-1.
- "Amanita volvata". Retrieved December 25, 2012.
- Photo of Amanita volvata on Flickr
- Photos of Amanita volvata
- Photo of Amanita volvata on David Work Mushroom Photography
- Detailed photos of Amanita volvata anatomy
- Amanita volvata in MycoBank.
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