Observation 112572: Agaricus pequinii (Boud.) Singer

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After MAW fair at Brookside
After MAW fair at Brookside

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Used references: Agaricus of North American by Rick Kerrigan p. 119

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By: Terri Clements/Donna Fulton (pinonbistro)
2013-04-10 13:33:10 PDT (-0700)

which indicates that A. bernardi and A. pearsonii are in section chitonioide? Also, Rick Kerrigan’s comment about possible edibility of A. pearsonii on observation 23838?

I think I will do a bit of research first.
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-10-12 10:25:41 PDT (-0700)

The one in the photo is in the dryer and destined for the USDA herbarium. The group there had a question about the designated name. I have smelled phenol in Agarics and this one does not seem to have it.

well, I guess that you will just have to be the one to provide that information! ;)
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-10-12 06:53:08 PDT (-0700)

if you can smell phenol, and this one is not phenolic, it might be worth a try.

I have not seen any info on edibility
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-10-12 04:22:22 PDT (-0700)

It certainly looks appealing when cleaned up, no yellow staining, perfectly okay aroma, solid throughout. The thought has occurred to me.

nice find!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-10-11 20:09:56 PDT (-0700)

so, have you tried this yet? Agaricus sp. are the best!

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