Amanita brunnescens var. brunnescens 01961

Amanita brunnescens var. brunnescens 01961

Amanita brunnescens, the "Cleft-foot Amanita”  has a brownish pileus, paler toward edge; with white patches from its universal veil; collapsing ring on stalk; basal bulb with splits; bruises reddish-brown. It has a white  spore print. It is found in dry deciduous and coniferous woods near oak.