Observation 155866: Agrocybe pediades (Fr.) Fayod

When: 2013-12-17

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

30.4047° -91.1118° 12m

Who: Chris Hay (hayfield)

No specimen available

Growing gregariously on turfgrass near a sidewalk, Cyathus stercoreus nearby

Pileus surface sticky, yellow-brown
Lamellae brown, darkening to greyish as dry, free
Stipe stringy, not snapping cleanly, fairly tough and flexible, slightly paler yellow-brown than pileus
Partial veil remnants evident as a small annulus (visible on dried-out stipe in pic if look closely)
Overall small, pale yellowish, smells mushroomy

Photos are of two fruiting bodies, one drier and one fresher, all broken up in the identification process.



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Used references: Mushroomexpert.com key to Agrocybe (IDed using macro and ecology features)

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