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Amanita orientifulva Zhu L. Yang, M. Weiss & Oberwinkler
Sichuan: Xiangcheng Xian. Sichuan-Yunnan border area. North side of Daxue Shan between Zhongdian and Xiangcheng. Mixed Abies-Larix-Picea-Juniperus forest with large Rhododendron and open talus slopes and meadows. 28°35'38"N, 99°50'49"E; 4100-4300 m.
On ground in forest of Abies, Rhododendron and Salix at 4060 m. Pileus 5-7 cm in diam., convex, distinctly umbonate at disc, fulvous, without red tinge, disc darker. Lamellae free, white, edge white. Stipe 8.5-10.5 x 0.5-1 cm, whitish, covered with brown to fulvous squamules. Volva 2.5-4.5 x 1-2 cm, outer surface whitish, with rusty spots, inner surface brownish to whitish. With a slide and line drawings. Cited: Mycologia 96: 643-645. 2004.
Zhu-Liang YANG
2423 24 July 1998

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