Observation 54589: Agaricus L.

When: 2010-10-02

Collection location: Forest near Elgin St., Pembroke, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

45.804325°N 77.139516°W

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

Large, solitary brown cort in Zone 39 (mixed w/ jack pine).

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Cap detail; gills underexposed.
Gill detail; cap overexposed.

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight
43% (2)
Recognized by sight: darkspored, ring and scaly cap, I presume something around A. silvaticus.

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The brown fibers
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2010-10-03 20:52:50 BST (+0100)

on the cap and cap edge are more commonly associated with Cortinarius, in my experience. On the other hand, few corts have a substantial ring (C. caperatus being a notable exception). Hmm.

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