Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 73496
Taxon: Agaricus inapertus Vellinga
Family: Agaricaceae
Collector: Thea Chesney   MUOB 73496   
Date: 2011-08-03
Verbatim Date: 2011-8-3
Locality: United States, California, Tuolumne, Stanislaus-Tuolumne Experimental Forest
38.1701  -119.99
Elevation: 1590-1950 meters (5215-6396ft)
Description: Original observation #73496 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Growing in the litter near the base of a large sugar pine, yellow/amber staining, sweet (almondy) smelling. Diameter of pileus 5 cm. Center of pileus with a few scales - probably weather/moisture related. Upon slicing it open, the chocolate-brown, distorted gills and their thick covering were evident; see photo. The dried specimen is in my personal collection.
Disposition: vouchered
Specimen Images
Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 0278c4f4-e5bb-4baf-9338-98ae449823fb
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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