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Unknown spotting

Description:

Large white mushroom

Habitat:

An abandoned lot in an urban area



1 species ID suggestions

green spore "lepiota"
Chlorophyllum molybdites Green-Spored Lepiota | MDC

3 Comments

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 7 years ago

if it has the brownish spores, yes

WaltherGrube
WaltherGrube 7 years ago

Poisonous!!!

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 7 years ago

Best guess, anyway... do a spore print(take the cap and lay it on the white paper with a bowl over it, spore side down, overnight). Greenish brown spores, it is the green spore lep. White spore print it is the parasol mushroom or shaggy parasol.. probably edible

Richmond, Virginia, USA

Lat: 37.55, Long: -77.44

Spotted on Jul 13, 2011
Submitted on Jul 27, 2011

Spotted for mission

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