Observation 11794: Agaricus L.
When: 2008-10-02
Collection location: Bavaria, Germany [Click for map]
Who: AL'S (Sig)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: The Cap (6to9cm)Off White Some what Scaly ,Gills Warm Brown ,Stem Short Stubby (2to3cm).Growing Scattered . Growing on a Fertilized Field .

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By: AL'S (Sig)
2008-10-02 10:40:33 PDT (-0700)

Yes i have seen Images Online of the Agaricus and it is a perfect match .
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By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2008-10-02 09:41:02 PDT (-0700)

I’m positive it’s an Agaricaceae (has gills) and probably is an Agaricus species, with those pinkish chocolate-brown gills. If the field was fertilized with Agaricus bisporus residue/substrate, you’d have an excellent idea of what this probably is. Many times the growing media for mushroom cultivation is used as fertilizer/soil amendments afterwards, and is still capable of producing more mushrooms.

Created: 2008-10-02 09:21:05 PDT (-0700)
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