Observation 48282: Leucoagaricus americanus (Peck) Vellinga

When: 2010-07-08

Collection location: Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

No specimen available

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Recognized by sight: Bowling-pin shaped stipe, cap and stem bruise yellow, then brick
red, gills bruise red.

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That’s the plan
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2010-07-09 11:22:09 CDT (-0400)

I actually found these near my office at SLU — FINALLY got a bit
of rain last night, so I’m letting the others plump up some :)

eat it!
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2010-07-08 21:57:16 CDT (-0400)

it’s tasty. looks like raw beef when cooked.

it is always a treat to find these…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-07-08 21:55:18 CDT (-0400)

we don’t get them here out west, or only very rarely…

Created: 2010-07-08 21:35:49 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2010-07-09 00:06:35 CDT (-0400)
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