Observation 75460: Agaricus sect. Arvenses (Konrad & Maubl.) Konrad & Maubl.
When: 2011-08-14
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Found in spruce forest at 10,500 ft.. Strong almond like smell.

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21% (3)
Used references: md, mo
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Recognized by sight
55% (1)
Recognized by sight: strongly yellowing cap
Based on chemical features: almond odor

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according to the new concept of sylvicola
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2016-12-25 14:42:29 CST (-0600)

presented in Kerrigan’s Agaricus of NA, only CA collections have been DNA confirmed to be the same as the European sylvicola; it is also “reported” from NY. Its cap only slightly yellows when rubbed or cut.

There are many lookalikes.

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