Observation 1027: Coprinopsis radiata (Bolton) Redhead, Vilgalys & Moncalvo

When: 2006-11-22

Collection location: Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Darvin DeShazer (darv)

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Growing on horse dung.
Growing on horse dung.
Growing on horse dung.

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By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2011-10-29 21:35:29 CDT (-0400)

Thanks E-C
It’s nice to have someone review these. It’s good to have you on MO!

By: Europe-coprinologist
2011-10-29 18:06:05 CDT (-0400)

The veil as seen in the picture is very typical of the entire section lanatuli. If in addition we see that is small, and grown in horse manure, everything reminds us Coprinopsis radiata. Another very similar taxon is C. pseudoradiara, but this is very rare.

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