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Amanita phalloides

Death Cap at Molonglo Valley, ACT

Amanita phalloides at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 17 May 2022
Amanita phalloides at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 17 May 2022
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Identification history

Amanita phalloides 18 May 2022 Heino1
Unidentified 17 May 2022 AlisonMilton

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User's notes

Too low to the ground to get a view of the underside.

2 comments

AJB wrote:
   18 May 2022
Suggest a death cap
Heino1 wrote:
   18 May 2022
At the early stage, just after having broken through the universal veil.

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Nearby sightings

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Amanita phalloides (Death Cap) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 17 May 2022 by AlisonMilton Ottelia ovalifolia (Swamp Lily) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 17 Feb 2022 by galah681 Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 29 May 2021 by PeteWoodall Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 29 May 2021 by PeteWoodall Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by JaneR Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by JaneR Alternanthera sp. A Flora of NSW (M. Gray 5187) J. Palmer at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by JaneR Paspalum distichum (Water Couch) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by JaneR Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 25 Nov 2020 by galah681 Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by galah681 Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by galah681 Lomandra filiformis (Wattle Mat-rush) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell Wahlenbergia stricta subsp. stricta (Tall Bluebell) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell Orobanche minor (Broomrape) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell Scolopendra laeta (Giant Centipede) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by Dominique Stereum hirsutum (Hairy Curtain Crust) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by Dominique Pergidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Sawfly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 22 Sep 2020 by sbittinger Plantago varia (Native Plaintain) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Sep 2020 by JanetRussell Leptorhynchos squamatus subsp. squamatus (Scaly Buttons) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Sep 2020 by JanetRussell Plantago varia (Native Plaintain) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by JaneR Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 14 Mar 2020 by JaneR Solanum nodiflorum (Glossy Nightshade) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 14 Mar 2020 by JaneR Polyporus arcularius at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 6 Mar 2020 by RogerH Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 6 Mar 2020 by RogerH Polyporus arcularius at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 15 Feb 2020 by EdCher Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 May 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra Centipeda cunninghamii (Common Sneezeweed) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 3 Apr 2019 by JaneR Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 22 Mar 2019 by rawshorty Clania ignobilis (Faggot Case Moth) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins Tettigoniidae (family) (Unidentified katydid) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 13 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins Uraba lugens (Gumleaf Skeletonizer) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 13 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 13 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins Eurymeloides pulchra (Gumtree hopper) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 22 Sep 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Amanita phalloides (Death Cap) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 17 May 2022 by AlisonMilton
Ottelia ovalifolia (Swamp Lily) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 17 Feb 2022 by galah681
Gymnorhina tibicen (Australian Magpie) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 29 May 2021 by PeteWoodall
Platycercus elegans (Crimson Rosella) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 29 May 2021 by PeteWoodall
Cirsium vulgare (Spear Thistle) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by JaneR
Cyperus eragrostis (Umbrella Sedge) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by JaneR
Alternanthera sp. A Flora of NSW (M. Gray 5187) J. Palmer at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by JaneR
Paspalum distichum (Water Couch) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Jan 2021 by JaneR
Chrysocephalum apiculatum (Common Everlasting) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 25 Nov 2020 by galah681
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by galah681
Psephotus haematonotus (Red-rumped Parrot) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Nov 2020 by galah681
Lomandra filiformis (Wattle Mat-rush) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell
Wahlenbergia stricta subsp. stricta (Tall Bluebell) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell
Orobanche minor (Broomrape) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell
Scolopendra laeta (Giant Centipede) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 8 Nov 2020 by JanetRussell
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by Dominique
Stereum hirsutum (Hairy Curtain Crust) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 2 Nov 2020 by Dominique
Pergidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Sawfly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 22 Sep 2020 by sbittinger
Plantago varia (Native Plaintain) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Sep 2020 by JanetRussell
Leptorhynchos squamatus subsp. squamatus (Scaly Buttons) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 19 Sep 2020 by JanetRussell
Plantago varia (Native Plaintain) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 11 Aug 2020 by JaneR
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 14 Mar 2020 by JaneR
Solanum nodiflorum (Glossy Nightshade) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 14 Mar 2020 by JaneR
Polyporus arcularius at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 6 Mar 2020 by RogerH
Glycine tabacina (Variable Glycine) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 6 Mar 2020 by RogerH
Polyporus arcularius at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 15 Feb 2020 by EdCher
Zizina otis (Common Grass-Blue) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 4 May 2019 by BIrdsinCanberra
Centipeda cunninghamii (Common Sneezeweed) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 3 Apr 2019 by JaneR
Villa sp. (genus) (Unidentified Villa bee fly) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 22 Mar 2019 by rawshorty
Clania ignobilis (Faggot Case Moth) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 16 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Tettigoniidae (family) (Unidentified katydid) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 13 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Uraba lugens (Gumleaf Skeletonizer) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 13 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Austracantha minax (Christmas Spider, Jewel Spider) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 13 Oct 2017 by HarveyPerkins
Eurymeloides pulchra (Gumtree hopper) at Molonglo Valley, ACT - 22 Sep 2017 by HarveyPerkins

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 17 May 2022 10:48 AM Recorded on
  • AlisonMilton Recorded by

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