Observation 103208: Macrolepiota mastoidea (Fr.) Singer

When: 2012-07-28

Collection location: Bad Godesberg, Germany [Click for map]

Who: deuteragenie

No specimen available

Flesh white

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Could be,
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-08-01 22:25:28 CEST (+0200)

but around M. procera there are a few very similar species too that can be distinguished by experts only, well at least some of them.

By: deuteragenie
2012-08-01 22:20:19 CEST (+0200)

Other specimens showed a bit more pattern on the stipe, although not very clear either. The presence of double ring on all makes me think that rain could have washed away the cap, and hence that this could be M. procera as well.

Yes, but I cannot see any brownish vein-like ornamentation on the stipe.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-08-01 22:14:39 CEST (+0200)

And the characteristic scales on the cap are also absent but them could be washed away.

double ring
By: deuteragenie
2012-08-01 22:07:31 CEST (+0200)

Would the double ring point to M. procera ?

Just want to inform you.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-08-01 22:06:26 CEST (+0200)

In Macrolepiota the ring always is free around the stipe :=)

More info
By: deuteragenie
2012-08-01 22:02:21 CEST (+0200)

The ring is free on stem.

Belongs to Macrolepiota mastoidea group.
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2012-07-31 22:46:17 CEST (+0200)

No ornamentation on stipe.

Created: 2012-07-28 23:03:19 CEST (+0200)
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