fly agaric, Amanita muscaria  (Agaricales: Amanitaceae) - 5488535

fly agaric
Amanita muscaria (L.) Lam.

Descriptor: Fruiting Bodies
Description: Reported to be a mycorrhizal species with hardwoods and conifers growing singularly or in clusters, sometimes in fairy rings. May be poisonous. Species variety may be formosa or guessowii.
Image type: Field
Image location: United States, Ohio, Ohio, United States

Specimen Information

Specimen in collection: No
Specimen Condition:
Identification Method:

Photographer Information

Name: Curtis E. Young
Organization: The Ohio State University
Country: United States

More Images:

Image Number: 5488535

Light Box(?)

For Batch Downloading, Requesting Commercial Use,
Creating Presentations, and Creating Image Collections

Creative Commons License    This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 3.0 United States License.

Image Use:(?) You must attribute the work in the manner specified (but not in any way that suggests endorsement). You may not use this work for commercial purposes unless permission is granted by the photographer or copyright owner.

Image Citation:(?) Curtis E. Young, The Ohio State University,

Node Affiliation: Ohio State University

Available Images Resolutions:

(Download only - Use Light Box for Requests)

Image uploaded on Thursday, January 10, 2013
Image Information last updated on Friday, February 08, 2013