Species: Leucoagaricus leucothites (Vittad.) Wasser Go Back
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Description:
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Completely off-white with a bulbous base. Bruises brown when damaged
 
Synonyms: Lepiota naucina, L. leucothites
Common name: Smooth parasol
Found: Grassy places, side of road, lawns, parks etc.
Substrate: Ground
Spore: White
Height: 80 mm
Width: 55 mm
Season: Late summer to early winter
Edible: Yes, can be easily confused with one of the poisonous Amanitas
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Macro images:
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Leucoagaricus leucothitesScale barLeucoagaricus naucinus Spore Print
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 Scale = 14.5 mm.
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Leucoagaricus naucinus Scale bar  
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  Scale = 14 mm.
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Leucoagaricus leucothitesScale bar  
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  Scale = 14 mm.
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Leucoagaricus leucothitesScale bar  
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  Scale = 7 mm.
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