Coker's Amanita Amanita cokeri (E.J. Gilbert & Kuhner) E. J. Gilbert  

Status:

Found scattered on ground in oak-pine forests.

Description:

Cap: Up to 6"; white with pyramidal warts over entire cap; convex becoming nearly flat; margin may have veil fragments; little or no odor. Gills: White/yellow-tinged, crowded. Stalk: White; fragile skirt-like ring; concentric down-curved scales near base; large spindle-shaped rooting bulb (J. Solem, pers. comm.).

There are 20 records in the project database.

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A Coker's Amanita in Howard Co., Maryland (7/10/2015). Photo by Richard Orr. (MBP list)

Coker's Amanita in Howard Co., Maryland (7/20/2014). Photo by Nancy Magnusson. (MBP list)

Coker's Amanita (side view) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/20/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Coker's Amanita (top of cap) in Howard Co., Maryland (7/20/2014). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

A Coker's Amanita in Worcester Co., Maryland (10/19/2014). Photo by Lance Biechele. (MBP list)

Coker's Amanita growing in Prince George's Co., Maryland (8/20/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Coker's Amanita in Howard Co., Maryland (9/1/2009). Photo by Joanne Solem. (MBP list)

Spores collected from a Coker's Amanita specimen in Howard Co., Maryland (7/20/2014). ellipsoid, smooth, hyaline; measured 11.8-12.7 X 6.7-8.1 microns. Photo by Robert Solem. (MBP list)


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