Observation 11304: Agaricus rhoadsii Murrill

When: 2008-09-19

Collection location: Mepkin Abbey, Berkeley Co., South Carolina, USA [Click for map]

Who: Leo Heuser (lheuser)

No specimen available

Spore print was a rich dark brown.


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Used references: A Field Guide to Southern Mushrooms – Nancy Smith Weber and Alexander H Smith

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Amazing tropical agaricus species, that has apparently made its home in SE N. America.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-10-06 09:21:01 PDT (-0700)

The partial veil is especially cool. Love the “isabelline scales” on the covered gills (I didn’t know what isabelline meant in the sp. description either, but it’s just a fancy word for yellowish) and the amazingly long skirt. what a distinctive and beautiful Agaricus!

Created: 2008-09-19 10:03:33 PDT (-0700)
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