When: 2007-09-22

Collection location: Santa Rosa, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Drechsler (debdrex)

No specimen available

Found on a lawn in downtown Santa Rosa. These seem more fibrillose than other examples on this site of L. leucothites.


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Leucoagaricus barssii
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2007-09-25 01:28:49 CDT (-0400)

I mentioned the observation to Else, and she wrote back “that is typical Leucoagaricus barssii – it tends to be early – in other words it fruits in drier periods than the other species.”

I think of that species being grayer, but it made sense after she mentioned it.

Interesting Leucoagaricus
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2007-09-25 00:40:11 CDT (-0400)

The cap surface is different enough that, like you, I wouldn’t call it L. leucothites. If you see it again, it would be worth drying. I’m sure Else Vellinga would be interested in looking at it.

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