Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 122873
Taxon: Agaricus lilaceps Zeller
Family: Agaricaceae
Collector: CJ   MUOB 122873   
Date: 2013-01-13
Verbatim Date: 2013-1-13
Locality: United States, California, San Mateo
37.3812  -122.3345
Description: Original observation #122873 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Growing under mature monterey cypress. Many specimens partially or fully buried. Flesh slightly and sporadicly red/burgundy bruising when cut, broken or cooked. Cap staining slightly yellowish when rubbed/cleaned. Veil remaining intact until specimens are quite mature. Veil with beautiful yellow highlights. Most individuals very robust. Buttons very very dense; mature specimens only slightly less so (still very dense). Odor mild and pleasantly 'mushroomy'. Flavor divine.
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: 8a3a8917-aec5-4ecf-a28f-ca82a526323a
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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