Agaricus augustus Fr.

First published in Epicr. syst. mycol., (Upsaliae): 212 (1838)
This species is accepted
This species is found in Europe, Colombia, North America and Australia. It is used for food.


Present in:

Australia, Austria, Belgium, Colombia, Denmark, Eastern Canada, Finland, Great Britain, Hungary, Mexico, North-Central U.S.A., Northeastern U.S.A., Northwestern U.S.A., Slovenia, South-Central U.S.A., Southeastern U.S.A., Southwestern U.S.A., Sweden, Western Canada


  • Kingdom Fungi
  • Phylum Basidiomycota
  • Class Agaricomycetes
  • Order
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
    Agaricus augustus

Catalogue of Fungi of Colombia

  • MyCoPortal (2020). Mycology Collections data Portal. Recuperado de: Consultado en Mayo- Diciembre 2020.
  • Nguyen, N.H., Song, Z., Bates, S.T., Branco, S., Tedersoo, L., Menke, J., Schilling, J.S. and Kennedy, P.G., 2016. FUNGuild: an open annotation tool for parsing fungal community datasets by ecological guild. Fungal Ecology, 20, pp.241-248.
  • Primer Coloquio Colombiano de Micología, 2do día. (2020). Asociación Colombiana de Micología. Disponible en: Consultado el 25 de septiembre de 2020.
  • Samuels, G. J. (1988). Species of Nectria (Ascomycetes, Hypocreales) having orange perithecia and colorless, striate ascospores. Brittonia, 40(3), 306–331.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Catalogue of Fungi of Colombia

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    • © Copyright 2021 Index Fungorum Partnership.