Observation 287703: Agaricus bernardi Quél.

When: 2014-09-19

Collection location: Yakima Arboretum, Yakima, Yakima Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Drew Henderson (Hendre17)

No specimen available

Thick, dense fruiting bodies-fruiting somewhat hypogeously(similar to A. bitorquis) with immediate blood red staining where sliced/handled. This cement edged grass area of the arboretum is annually salted during winter months.

Flavor salty. Dense, thick universal veil and gill coverage with younger fruiting bodies.

See images attached with left hand for scale and sliced specimens showing red staining on cutting board.

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