Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 247590
Taxon: Leucoagaricus americanus (Peck) Vellinga
Family: Agaricaceae
Collector: alannaburns   MUOB 247590   
Date: 2016-08-11
Verbatim Date: 2016-8-11
Locality: United States, New York, Wingdale
41.6502  -73.5299
Description: Original observation #247590 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: Mushroom found growing in woodchips and other green leafy matter in a flower garden bed. The weather has been very hot, in the 80's to 90's with very high humidity. Smell not distinctive but on the sweet side. Spore print white. Mushroom cap expanded from earlier stage within the course of a day. Stem and flesh bruised yellow when handled, fading to orange-yellow. Stems thicker at base with rhizomorphs.
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: b7b80649-54d8-4403-b822-986f9a1bdcef
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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