MycoKey : the species Agaricus arvensis

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.


Agaricus arvensis - DK: ager-champignon, UK: Horse Mushroom

Agaricus arvensis , ager-champignon, Horse Mushroom, åkersjampinjong, snøbollschampinjon, Anijschampignon, Gemeiner Anis-Egerling, Agaric des jachères
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-00.340
Agaricus arvensis , ager-champignon, Horse Mushroom, åkersjampinjong, snøbollschampinjon, Anijschampignon, Gemeiner Anis-Egerling, Agaric des jachères
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-92.124
Agaricus arvensis , ager-champignon, Horse Mushroom, åkersjampinjong, snøbollschampinjon, Anijschampignon, Gemeiner Anis-Egerling, Agaric des jachères
slender specimen
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-09.383
Agaricus arvensis , ager-champignon, Horse Mushroom, åkersjampinjong, snøbollschampinjon, Anijschampignon, Gemeiner Anis-Egerling, Agaric des jachères
ring
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-05.104
Agaricus arvensis , ager-champignon, Horse Mushroom, åkersjampinjong, snøbollschampinjon, Anijschampignon, Gemeiner Anis-Egerling, Agaric des jachères
habitat (fairy ring)
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-07.306
Agaricus arvensis , ager-champignon, Horse Mushroom, åkersjampinjong, snøbollschampinjon, Anijschampignon, Gemeiner Anis-Egerling, Agaric des jachères
habitat
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-09.365
Agaricus arvensis , ager-champignon, Horse Mushroom, åkersjampinjong, snøbollschampinjon, Anijschampignon, Gemeiner Anis-Egerling, Agaric des jachères
spores
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-09.383

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