Observation 175481: Agaricales sensu lato

When: 2014-08-14

Collection location: Condesa Rd., Eldorado, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA [Click for map]

Who: cbumpus

No specimen available

I found this specimen on the North to North West side of a Chamisa bush behind my Eldorado home in Santa Fe, NM. I would like to indentify it for my AP Biology class.

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These were found mostly under the soil and under a Chamisa bush.
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This is what it looked like before I pushed the soil away. It was the size of a small dinner plate.
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This was the Chamisa bush.

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By: christopher hodge (christopher hodge)
2014-08-28 10:34:21 CDT (-0400)

More pics of the underside of the cap and a full view of the mushroom is needed to really ID this.