iNaturalist Research Grade Observations
Catalog #: 4741734
Taxon: Amanita muscaria subsp. flavivolvata Singer
Family: Amanitaceae
Collector: alan_rockefeller      
Date: 2012-07-02
Verbatim Date: 2012-07-02
Locality: Mexico, Puebla, Popocatépetl, Puebla, Mexico
19.0182  -98.5614 +-11395m.
Georeference Remarks: GEODETIC_DATUM_ASSUMED_WGS84
Description: Original observation #4741734 (iNaturalist)
Occurrence Remarks:

This is the largest patch of Amanita muscaria I have ever seen – Several hundred fruit bodies.

As I was photographing these I looked over and saw a guy who looked like a cop walking through the field across the road. A few minutes later, it started to rain really hard, and 3 cops with rifles ran out of the field and through the A. muscaria patch. Their guns were getting seriously soaked and they didn’t pay much attention to me or the mushrooms.

Specimen Images
Rights Holder: © held by the observer (listed as 'Collector') at, with some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Record Id: e22bfcc5-799c-4979-b87a-126f2f880d6f
Occurrence ID (GUID):
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Ken-ichi Ueda (
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