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When: 2015-06-10

Collection location: Sweet Valley, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Phil Yeager (gunchky)

No specimen available

In Oak, Hickory, Ash, and White Pine woods.


Proposed Names

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Used references: Phillips
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Used references: MO observations
28% (1)
Recognized by sight
61% (2)
Used references: Champignons du Quebec lists the season as “May to September”.

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By: Phil Yeager (gunchky)
2016-04-15 16:28:33 CDT (-0400)

we forget. Thanks Dave. Look at Obs. # 199673 which was found previously in the same location.

As seen in MushroomExpert…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2016-04-15 08:25:34 CDT (-0400)

Agrocybe acericola may possibly be best classified as a variety of A. praecox. But, at least for the time being, the yellow-capped, umbonate, woodland specimen seen here fits the description of Agrocybe acericola.

This reminds me of…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2016-04-14 22:58:58 CDT (-0400)

Agrocybe acericola, except the collection date does not coincide with times I have found this species (late summer/fall).