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Amanita pekeoides

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Amanita pekeoides

In Auckland, New Zealand
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Amanitaceae
Genus: Amanita
Species: A. pekeoides
Binomial name
Amanita pekeoides
G.S. Ridl.
  • Agaricus vaginatus sensu Colenso [1886] (misapplication of Agaricus vaginatus Bull. (1782-83)).
  • Amanita vaginata var. punctata sensu G. Stev., Kew Bulletin (Cleland & Cheel) E.-J. Gilbert (1941)).
  • Amanita vaginata sensu G. Stev., Kew Bulletin (Bull.) Lam. (1783).
  • Amanita vaginata var. umbrinolutea sensu G. Stev., Kew Bulletin (Secr.) E.-J. Gilbert (1941)).
Amanita pekeoides
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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 pekeoides is a species of fungus in the Amanitaceae family. It was first described by New Zealand mycologist Geoff Ridley in 1991.


See also

Fungi portal


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