Amanita excelsa var spissa

Amanita excelsa var spissa

Observation - Amanita excelsa var spissa - UK and Ireland. Description: In mixed woodland in scattered groups the cap is greyish brown with whitish grey velar patches convex becoming flattened with age and patches washing off,slightly sticky when wet cap size varied from 5-10cm. The gills are white and adnate,the stem is whit

In mixed woodland in scattered groups the cap is greyish brown with whitish grey velar patches convex becoming flattened with age and patches washing off,slightly sticky when wet cap size varied from 5-10cm. The gills are white and adnate,the stem is white with a striated ring unlike A.pantherina,the basal bulb is not obviously guttered and sometimes deeply buried,flesh white firm and full