Observation 177021: Agaricus L.
When: 2014-09-05
Who: garrys
No herbarium specimen

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Found outside my yard. It is 10 inches in diameter. Anyone known what type of mushroom it is?

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Looks like it has an annulus visible under the cap on the stipe.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-09-06 21:31:42 PDT (-0700)

We could start with Agaricales. But without a photo of the hymenium (spore-producing surface), anything beyond that is problematic.

Danny is right. We REALLY need to see the gills, pores, or whatever under the cap. A photo of the entire stipe (stem) would also be useful, as would a photo of the entire fungus sliced through the stipe. Use a shovel if necessary. It might be buried quite deep, garrys.

underside needed
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2014-09-05 14:56:28 PDT (-0700)

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