Observation 75459: Agaricus augustus group

When: 2011-08-14

Collection location: Purple Lake, Dixie National Forest, Garfield Co., Utah, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jeff Riedenauer (Tamsenite)

No specimen available

Found at 10,650 ft. elevation under blue spruce. Growing in a cluster, pileus averaged adout 7 to 11 cm with fine scaly fribrils. Gills light pink becoming chocolate brown. Cobweb like veil present leaving prominent partial veil. Bruises red especially on maragin and base of stalk, smells faintly of marzapan, taste mild.



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