Observation 187398: Agaricus L.
When: 2014-11-05
Who: Justun
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing under a small Japanese maple.

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Yes, it does look greenish
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2014-11-05 16:51:01 PST (-0800)

but not because the mushrooms are green. I agree with Britney about the hue being a photo artifact

Hope you’re right, Britney.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-11-05 16:41:14 PST (-0800)

When I blew the photo up, looked greenish to me.

By: Britney Ramsey (Riverdweller)
2014-11-05 15:06:38 PST (-0800)

seems more about incorrect lighting than the true color of the mushroom.

By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-11-05 14:50:33 PST (-0800)

no greenish Agaricus I know of. Do you know of one?

Need to be VERY careful with this, Justun.
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2014-11-05 14:48:49 PST (-0800)

This is not Agaricus. I don’t believe you dug the base up, which may have a cup-like structure at the base, or volva. The colorations looks like Amanita phalloides, a deadly-poisonous mushroom.

Created: 2014-11-05 14:41:53 PST (-0800)
Last modified: 2014-11-05 14:49:45 PST (-0800)
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