Observation 119692: Coprinopsis P. Karst.

When: 2012-12-11

Collection location: Indiana, Pennsylvania, USA [Click for map]

Who: Priyanka (prireddy328)

No specimen available

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While considering Coprinopsis
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2012-12-12 11:09:26 PST (-0800)

was thinking about C. atramentaria especially. But couldn’t specifically say why. Just a feeling. Something about the feathering of the edge of the gills.

It looks like
By: Byrain
2012-12-12 10:40:03 PST (-0800)

Coprinopsis atramentaria or C. romagnesiana, the pics make it kind of hard to make out the important macro features. Micro could help further distinguish them from C. acuminata.

Here is a key using their old names under Coprinus.


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