Observation 60035: Leucoagaricus leucothites (Vittad.) M.M. Moser ex Bon

When: 2010-10-24

Collection location: Davis, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Byrain

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: General appearance, grass habitat, smooth cap, free white gills, persistent annulus, bulbous base, no volva.

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By: Byrain
2011-02-22 18:11:44 CST (-0500)

I am under the impression that Leucoagaricus leucothites only grows in grassy areas. Your mushrooms also look a bit thicker and more solid then the L. leucothites I found often in the early fall.

Edit: And the button caps aren’t smooth enough.

I wonder if this is the same species
By: Len (placeport)
2011-02-22 17:27:10 CST (-0500)

as the specimens I posted recently: http://mushroomobserver.org/63611?q=3gmp. Any thoughts?

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