Observation 11311: Bolbitius coprophilus (Peck) Hongo

When: 2008-09-18

Collection location: Madison Heights, Pasadena, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Jason Hollinger (jason)

Specimen available

scattered in brand lawn (rolled out the turf last week)
ST: 80-100 × 2.0-3.5 mm, whitish to pinkish, smooth, v fragile
CAP: 30-50 mm wide, ellipsoid becoming conic finally becoming nearly plane with umbo, deep chocolate-brown at first, fading quickly to brownish, viscid when fresh, very fragile, translucent, plicate
GILL: whitish aging rich golden brown then liquefying as deeper brown (unless in the sun), barely attached
SPORE: print rust brown

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