Observation 71553: Volvariella bombycina (Schaeff.) Singer

When: 2011-07-14

Collection location: Babler State Park, Wildwood, Missouri, USA [Click for map]

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

No specimen available

These were brought to Babler by Joseph Rainwater, so location is uncertain. He had stored them in his refrigerator or freezer. They are partially thawed here. Caps covered with silky hairs.

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Deffinately brown
By: Kaleb (Wire5)
2011-07-14 21:54:25 CDT (-0400)

I appreciate it mate. Though now that you mention it I deffinately see the pink.

spore color
By: Drew Parker (mycotrope)
2011-07-14 17:32:04 CDT (-0400)

pink-brown (Breitenbach), salmon pink (Miller), pinkish to deep flesh-color (Arora)

What color are the spores on these guys
By: Kaleb (Wire5)
2011-07-14 16:33:21 CDT (-0400)

Because I think I might have found a couple.

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