Id by Mycologist Joe McFarland
Looks like A. novinupta due to reddish color on stem, slightly scaled stem
Woke up early to go birdwatching with some other nature center folks... We didn't see many birds, but the naturalist never has a failed walk! :) We spotted lots of mushrooms! :)
From past files . Amanita cokeri perhaps ?
The Amanitaceae are a family of fungi or mushrooms. The family, also commonly called the amanita family, is in order Agaricales, gilled mushrooms. The family consists primarily of the genus Amanita, but also includes the genera Catatrama and Limacella.