MycoKey : the genus Agaricus

Generic short diagnoses: Brown- to black-spored, fleshy, saprobic agarics with free lamellae and mostly with prominent veil in the form of rings or sheaths on the stipe. Often with strong smell and staining flesh. Cheilocystidia present or absent.

Species examples:
Agaricus altipes
Agaricus aridicola
Agaricus arvensis
Agaricus augustus
Agaricus benesii
Agaricus bernardii
Agaricus bisporus
Agaricus bitorquis
Agaricus bohusii
Agaricus campestris
Agaricus comtulus
Agaricus cupreobrunneus
Agaricus depauperatus
Agaricus devoniensis
Agaricus impudicus
Agaricus langei
Agaricus lanipes
Agaricus litoralis
Agaricus lividonitidus
Agaricus lutosus
Agaricus moelleri
Agaricus osecanus
Agaricus phaeolepidotus
Agaricus porphyrizon
Agaricus semotus
Agaricus silvaticus
Agaricus silvicola
Agaricus subfloccosus
Agaricus subperonatus
Agaricus urinascens
Agaricus xanthoderma

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