Observation 58287: Lepiota (Pers.) Gray
When: 2010-10-14
No herbarium specimen

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Used references: Else Vellinga

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Lepiota species
By: else
2010-11-08 13:37:40 CST (-0500)

Most likely a Lepiota, because of the white gills (which i assume are free), the bands of material on the stipe.
The pale pink cap that is not scaly (plus the stipe) point to Lepiota subincarnata and allies – the group of species with ellipsoid spores, a trichodermal pileus covering (upright long cells), that lack basal short clavate cells, and amanitins (as in Amanita virosa, bisporigera, phalloides and others).

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