Phylum:Basidiomycota >> Class: Basidiomycetes >>  Order: Agaricales 
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 Scientific Name: Amanita hemibapha

Amanita hemibapha (Berk. & Br.) Sacc. Subsp. similes (Boed.) Corner & Bas, Persoonia 2:295 1984.

 Description: Pileus 5-15 cm, campanulate to flat, yellow brown to dark brown, glabrous, margin striate. Gills free, crowded of several lengths, creamy yellow, entire. Stipe central, 12-16 × 0.5-1.5 cm, hollow, spotted, pale yellow, glabrous. Annulus orange, membranous,descending. Volva saccate, membranous, white. Spores broadly elliptical, hyaline, smooth, I-, 9.5-14 × 7-10 μm. Cystidia clavate. Hyphae without clamps.

Taiwan, Nantou: Lienhuachih, on soil, 27 Apr. 2001, CWN 04898 (TNM F0014521).

 Habitat: Scattered or gregarious on ground in broad-leaved forest.

Temperate countries.


Imazeki, R. and Hongo, T. 1987; Chang, T. T. et al. 2001.


W. N. Chou

 Note: It is edible.