Observation 11444: Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Corda) Singer

When: 2008-09-22

Collection location: East Baton Rouge Parish, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: J. Williams (jwilliams)

No specimen available



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Surely leucocoprinus birnbaumii?
By: Jason Hollinger (jason)
2008-09-22 22:31:49 CDT (-0400)

It fades from pale yellow to dingy brown. I think both observations are the same thing. Should be common this time of year.

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By: J. Williams (jwilliams)
2008-09-22 19:52:32 CDT (-0400)

I thought it could be the same species as this…http://mushroomobserver.org/11448 because of the bright yellow color on the unfaded bottom of the stem.

Leucocoprinus species
By: else
2008-09-22 19:33:41 CDT (-0400)

Definitely a Leucocoprinus species, with its enlarged stipe base, the ring, the sulcate pileus and the general bell-shape of the pileus. The species is a bit harder to tell, as the original colours are not clear.

Might be
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2008-09-22 18:59:15 CDT (-0400)

Lepiota or Amanita, with the ring and scaly cap. Stem base would provide useful clues in this case.

Created: 2008-09-22 18:33:29 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2008-09-22 18:33:29 CDT (-0400)
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