Phylum: Basidiomycota Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales Family: Amanitaceae
Species: Amanita pantherina (DC.) Krombh.
Synonyms: Agaricus pantherinus
Amanita pantherina forma robusta
Common Name: Panthercap

An ectomycorrhizal species
Click on the dots to get a species list for the 10km square that it represents.
This distribution map was produced using DMap
Amanita pantherinaPhotographer:  Roy Anderson
Photographer: Roy Anderson

Have you a photograph, digital or otherwise that you would like to provide for this page? Or would you like to use this photograph? If so, please e-mail David Mitchel at the address given on the home page.

Or search Google Images for this species
View this species in its UK context on the NBN Atlas
Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Fagus sylvatica (6)
Tilia x vulgaris (4)
Quercus (4)
Quercus petraea (2)
Betula pendula (1)
Castanea sativa (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Parkland and scattered trees (3)
Woodland: mixed, plantation, high forest (3)
Woodland (2)
Woodland: mixed, plantation (2)
Grassland and marsh (1)
Improved grassland (1)
Woodland: broadleaved, plantation (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
Soil (7)
Soil Grassy (7)
Soil Leaves (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (2)
March (1)
June (1)
July (1)
August (3)
September (12)
October (4)