Agaricus campestris L.

First published in Sp. pl., 2: 1173 (1753)
This species is accepted
This species is found in Europe, India, South America, North America, Australasia and Japan. It is used for food.


Present in:

Australia, Chile Central, Chile North, Chile South, Colombia, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Eastern Canada, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, North-Central U.S.A., Northeastern U.S.A., Northern Ireland, Northwestern U.S.A., Norway, Poland, Slovenia, South-Central U.S.A., Southeastern U.S.A., Southwestern U.S.A., Sweden, Uruguay, Western Canada

Catalogue of Fungi of Colombia

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  • Pulido, M. (1983) Estudios en Agaricales Colombianos: Los hongos de Colombia IX. Bogotá, Colombia: Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Museo de Historia Natural, Universidad Nacional de Colombia. 143 p.
  • Ruíz, A., & Henao, L. G. (2006). Hongos comestibles de Iguaque, Serie Especies Colombianas: 14. Bogotá, Colombia: Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt. 8 p.
  • The Global Fungal Red List Initiative (2020). Disponible en: Consultado en Agosto 2020.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Catalogue of Fungi of Colombia

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