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Fungi: Basidiomycota: Agaricomycetes: Agaricales: Amanitaceae: Amanita brunnescens G.F.Atk.

Amanita brunnescens – Cleft-foot Amanita

Synonym: Amanitina brunnescens.

Common name: Cleft-foot Amanita.

Extract from Wikipedia article: Amanita brunnescens, also known as the brown American star-footed Amanita or cleft-footed amanita is a native North American mushroom of the large genus Amanita. Originally presumed to be Amanita phalloides by renowned American mycologist Charles Horton Peck, it was described and named by George F. Atkinson of Cornell University. He named it after the fact that it bruised brown.

Photos of this mushroom from East and Central Texas

Cleft-footed Amanita (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>)(?) mushrooms in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-09-25.htm">September 25, 2018</A>
LinkCleft-footed Amanita (Amanita brunnescens)(?) mushrooms in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, September 25, 2018
Location on mapsIron Bridge Trail, College Station, TX 77845, USA
Caps of cleft-footed Amanita (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) mushrooms in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-10-03.htm">October 3, 2018</A>
LinkCaps of cleft-footed Amanita (Amanita brunnescens) mushrooms in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, October 3, 2018
Location on mapsYaupon Loop, College Station, TX 77845, USA
Cleft-footed Amanita mushrooms (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-10-03.htm">October 3, 2018</A>
LinkCleft-footed Amanita mushrooms (Amanita brunnescens) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, October 3, 2018
Location on mapsYaupon Loop, College Station, TX 77845, USA
Side view of cleft-footed Amanita mushrooms (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-10-03.htm">October 3, 2018</A>
LinkSide view of cleft-footed Amanita mushrooms (Amanita brunnescens) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, October 3, 2018
Location on mapsYaupon Loop, College Station, TX 77845, USA
Dissected cleft-footed Amanita mushrooms (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-10-03.htm">October 3, 2018</A>
LinkDissected cleft-footed Amanita mushrooms (Amanita brunnescens) in Lick Creek Park. College Station, Texas, October 3, 2018
Location on mapsYaupon Loop, College Station, TX 77845, USA
Cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) in Little Thicket Nature Sanctuary. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2018-11-03.htm">November 3, 2018</A>
LinkCleft-footed Amanita mushroom (Amanita brunnescens) in Little Thicket Nature Sanctuary. Cleveland, Texas, November 3, 2018
Location on mapsSam Houston National Forest, 394 FM 1375, New Waverly, TX 77358, USA
Side view of cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-12.htm">October 12, 2019</A>
LinkSide view of cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (Amanita brunnescens) on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, October 12, 2019
Location on maps12021 Fm 2025 Rd, Cleveland, TX 77328, USA
Cap of cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-12.htm">October 12, 2019</A>
LinkCap of cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (Amanita brunnescens) on Winters Bayou Trail in Sam Houston National Forest. Cleveland, Texas, October 12, 2019
Location on maps12021 Fm 2025 Rd, Cleveland, TX 77328, USA
Cap of cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) in Big Creek Scenic Area of Sam Houston National Forest. Shepherd, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-20.htm">October 20, 2019</A>
LinkCap of cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (Amanita brunnescens) in Big Creek Scenic Area of Sam Houston National Forest. Shepherd, Texas, October 20, 2019
Location on mapsBig Creek Trail, Shepherd, TX 77371, USA
Side view of cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (<B>Amanita brunnescens</B>) in Big Creek Scenic Area of Sam Houston National Forest. Shepherd, Texas, <A HREF="../date-en/2019-10-20.htm">October 20, 2019</A>
LinkSide view of cleft-footed Amanita mushroom (Amanita brunnescens) in Big Creek Scenic Area of Sam Houston National Forest. Shepherd, Texas, October 20, 2019
Location on mapsBig Creek Trail, Shepherd, TX 77371, USA

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