Observation 65889: Chlorophyllum hortense (Murrill) Vellinga

When: 2011-04-21

Collection location: Pretoria, South Africa [Click for map]

Who: Glen van Niekerk (primordius)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

33% (2)
Used references: VAN DER WESTHUIZEN, G.C.A. & EICKER, A. 1994. A Field Guide to the Mushrooms of Southern Africa. Cape Town: Struik Publishers (Pty) page 58

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By: Jon Shaffer (watchcat)
2015-02-02 10:53:59 PST (-0800)
Leucoagaricus bisporus
By: Glen van Niekerk (primordius)
2011-04-22 06:41:52 PDT (-0700)

Last photo added to demonstrate the reddish discoloring when the stem is cut.

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