Lemon-yellow Lepiota Leucocoprinus birnbaumii (Corda) Singer    Synonyms: Flower Pot Parasol, Lepiota lutea.
Kingdom Fungi   >   Phylum Basidiomycota   >   Class Agaricomycetes   >   Order Agaricales   >   Family Agaricaceae   >   Genus Leucocoprinus   

Status:

Found in rich soil, wood chips, greenhouses; year-round indoors in soil of potted plants.

Description:

Cap: Pale to bright yellow, smooth or powdery scales, usually with an umbo; conic with striate margin and thin yellow flesh. Gills: Yellow. Stalk: Bright yellow, powdery; partial veil leaves ring. (J. Solem, pers. comm.)

There are 14 records in the project database.

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Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Caroline Co., Maryland (6/21/2020). (c) greaterbaltimorewilderness, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by greaterbaltimorewilderness via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota (cap and stalk with ring) in Howard Co., Maryland (5/26/2012). Photo by Wesley Earp. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota (overall) in Howard Co., Maryland (5/26/2012). Photo by Wesley Earp. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/2/2019). (c) botanygirl, some rights reserved (CC BY). Photo by botanygirl via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/22/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Prince George's Co., Maryland (6/24/2018). (c) David, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA). Photo by David via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Baltimore City, Maryland (5/3/2019). (c) Sam Little, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Sam Little via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Baltimore City, Maryland (5/3/2019). (c) Sam Little, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Sam Little via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Lemon-yellow Lepiota in Montgomery Co., Maryland (9/22/2018). Determined by Jo Solem. Photo by Anne Looker. (MBP list)


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