Observation 77517: Lepiota (Pers.) Gray

When: 2011-09-28

Collection location: Paynetown SRA, Lake Monroe, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Stephen Russell (Mycota)

Specimen available

Growing from ground in woods.

Stem: 6 cm long, 2 in width. White. Slender with a slight taper towards the base. Small, seemingly persistent ring.

Gills: Free, white, close.

Cap: 2 cm across. Subumbonate. Umbo slightly brown. White fibers emanting from the base of the umbo to the margin. Fome fibers pulling back to the center of the cap making several small scales. Margin becoming slightly serrated where fibers have pulled back. Striations from margin to the base of the umbo. Cap is cleft on one side in the specimen.

Specimen in personal herbarium.

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