Amanita spreta (Peck) Sacc. - TRTC156889pic1

Mycology specimen

Amanita spreta (Peck) Sacc.

Place Collected
North America, Canada, Ontario, Nipissing District, Algonquin Provincial Park, Wildlife Research Station, the trail that starts above the Cookhouse, 45.5909332, -78.5215724
Date: 2007-09-30
    • Attributes
    • Objects
    • Taxonomy
    • KingdomFungi
    • PhylumBasidiomycota
    • ClassAgaricomycetes
    • OrderAgaricales
    • FamilyAmanitaceae
    • GenusAmanita
    • SpecificEpithetspreta
Object number: TRTC156889
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DescriptionAmanita spreta is an inedible species of Amanita that holds several common names such as “hated Amanita”, “scorned Amanita”, and “hated Caesar”. It is common in the southeastern United States, but it can also be found in the Great Lakes region.
Collector(s):Didukh, M.Dentinger, B.
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