Observation 94305: Agaricus L.
When: 2012-05-09
Herbarium specimen reported

Proposed Names

25% (1)
Recognized by sight
Used references: Alan Rockefeller
77% (2)
Recognized by sight: Yellow spring Agaricus
Used references: observation 68880

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By: Aslynsdaddy
2012-05-13 10:16:25 NZST (+1200)

It did slightly. Definitely did not smell inky though! I believe I have found a second specimen that was much larger about 30 feet away. It matches auto color very well!

great find.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2012-05-12 04:39:48 NZST (+1200)

looks to be a good match with auricolor: bright yellow cap and appendiculate margin.

did it smell almondy?

By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2012-05-10 19:48:45 NZST (+1200)

I’ve seen them only three times, each time on the top of a narrow ridge. in the spring

By: Aslynsdaddy
2012-05-10 15:50:15 NZST (+1200)

I found it in Sharp County, Arkansas. It was growing from the dirt; the closest tree to it was 5-7 feet away. The grass there was about 6 inches or do high around it. It was on the very edge if were the grass grew. Our land has a lot of natural forming terraces. It was on one of them.

By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2012-05-10 11:48:56 NZST (+1200)

That’s a cool one.
Aslynsdaddy and Shroomydan: what sort of habitat did you find it in?

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