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possibly Lepiota americana


cap and stem mushroom with broad white cap about 4 in. diameter, with cracked tan-brown scales radiating from the center of the cap. Gills pure white. Stem broadens to bulb at the base with ring. Bruises reddish brown when handled.


On the ground in grass near hardwood trees in Central Park


photo on right show younger specimen with cap not fully opened.

No species ID suggestions

New York City, New York, USA

Lat: 40.77, Long: -73.97

Spotted on Sep 3, 2010
Submitted on Oct 7, 2010

Spotted for mission

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