Observation 136252: Coprinellus micaceus (Bull.) Vilgalys, Hopple & Jacq. Johnson
When: 2013-06-04
(49.2439° -107.7307° )

Notes: -spore print black
-old ones liquify, young ones have granules on caps that rub off when touched
-grow en-masse on this stump and common around town
-ate a few… plain taste and difficult to get bugs/ sandy soil off, no ill effects but not recommended
-same stump in front of house is host to a number of other fungi as well: Ceratiomyxa fruticulosa, Mucilago crustacea, Lycogala epidendrum, and an unknown shelf mushroom that’s too young and too old to currently ID)
-closeup photos with Nikon using micro lens

Proposed Names

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Used references: Mushrooms Demystified 2nd Ed. (Arora 1986)
George Barron Mushrooms of Ontario and Eastern Canada

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