Observation 135323: Coprinopsis nivea (Pers.) Redhead, Vilgalys & Moncalvo
When: 2013-05-30
(49.1645° -107.4909° )
No herbarium specimen

Notes: -in West Block of the park near Timbergulch prairie dog colony
-UTM Zone 13N 318415E 5448729N + or – 200m
-growing on bison (buffalo) dung
-Observed by Jordan Steingass, Ryan Boxem, and Heather Sauder

Coprinus sterquilinus?
-tuberculate (warty), not scaly as in shaggy mane C. comatus
-on dung (more often/ unlike C. comatus)
-C. umbrinus has brownish stem base and also grows on dung… (possible?)

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Used references: Mushrooms Demystified 2nd Ed (Arora 1986)

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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