Observation 118210: Coprinellus disseminatus (Pers.) J.E. Lange
When: 2012-10-21
No herbarium specimen

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Recognized by sight: growing in cluster on buried, decaying wood
found in late October
Cap: Minute to 2 cm; oval (and young), expanding to broadly convex or bell-shaped; when young almost white, with a brownish center; paler towards the margin; smooth, or very finely granular/hairy when young; lined or grooved from the margin nearly to the center.
Gills: Attached to the stem or free from it; white at first, but soon gray, then blackish; not deliquescing (turning to black “ink”); close or almost distant.
Stem: 1.5-4 cm long; 1-2 mm thick; equal; smooth; often curved; white; hollow.
Flesh: Very thin; fragile.
Odor and Taste: Not distinctive.
Used references: Common Florida Mushrooms by James Kimbrough; mushroomobserver.org’s observation search bar

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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