Observation 187487: Agaricus augustus Fr.

When: 2014-11-05

Collection location: W. Roberts Ct.., Arcata, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jocelyn Gwynn (joceyg)

No specimen available

Growing on ground under coast redwood next to sidewalk, patch of 11 fruiting bodies (the most I’ve seen at once!)


This Prince was found in same neighborhood a week ago, its concial shape made me second guess its identity.

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Recognized by sight: Golden hue of cap with brown fibrils, growth in disturbed area, pink free gills, shaggy stalk, veil partially & totally attached to cap margins
Based on chemical features: Delicious almondy smell, faint but present

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