Observation 187917: Agaricus hondensis Murrill

When: 2014-11-09

Collection location: Shingletown, Shasta Co., California, USA [Click for map]


Who: Michelle M (Michelle M)

No specimen available

Growing in a group alongside edge of woods in duff under conifers. Stains pinkish when cut, then disappears. Cap and stipe both stain yellow rapidly with KOH. Stipe is smooth and equal. Pleasant, mild smell and taste.

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Recognized by sight: thick white partial veil, bright yellow KOH reaction, vinaceous staining on stipe where cut, cap scales tawny brown flattened, broad, and appressed.

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