Observation 59161: Chlorophyllum hortense (Murrill) Vellinga

When: 2009-05-15

Collection location: Las Casas de la Selva, Patillas, Puerto Rico, USA [Click for map]

Who: patty (patty)

No specimen available

Growing in Humanure compost, fruiting every couple weeks. 6+ cm tall, Cap convex, 4.5-6.5 cm tall, white/buff with brown disk, tan scales radiating out from center, margin incurved with ‘fuzzy’ partial veil remnants (not seen in this photo). Context white, quickly and temporarily bruising pink. Gills white, free, equal, close-crowded. Spore print white. Stipe 3-4mm, equal, hollow, fibrous. Ring present, membranous.

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