Observation 208760: Agaricaceae Chevall.

These pictures were taken in two days. The first day the mushroom was large and beautiful and the next day it was like open and there were pieces of it all over the place. It is a large mushroom, about the size of my hand. May be 3 inches tall.

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Leucocoprinus Pat.06.jpg
Mushrooms at Green Paradise Ecological Preserve, Monteverde, Costa Rica

Proposed Names

31% (3)
Recognized by sight
24% (4)
Recognized by sight
18% (3)
Recognized by sight: small, delicate lepiota type with a grooved cap.
Used references: Vellinga’s “Shagginess in the Bay Area” Mushroom of the Month article on the BAMS website:

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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No idea
By: Dulce (Monteverde Wild Hikes)
2015-07-05 04:24:07 PDT (-0700)

I am checking on that option too.

surely one of the parasols …
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2015-07-04 20:22:27 PDT (-0700)

lepiota or …?

Created: 2015-07-04 05:59:47 PDT (-0700)
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