Taxon: Amanita rubescens (Synonyms: Agaricus magnificus, Agaricus rubescens, Agaricus verrucosus, Amanita annulosulphurea, Amanita magnifica, Amanita rubens, Limacium rubescens [by Index Fungorum: Species Fungorum])
2012-08-04 Upper Austria, district Rohrbach, Mühlviertel (700 msm Quadrant 7448/2)
German name: Perlpilz
ID source: Fischer & al., Exkursionsflora für Österreich, Liechtenstein und Südtirol (2008, 3rd edition)
Habitat: mixed forest with mainly spruce and fir, on strongly acidic soil; here with Melampyrum pratense
Occurrence: very common
By Pinus radiata.
Location notes: off Roberts Ridge Trail
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.