Observation 137010: Coprinus comatus (O.F. Müll.) Pers.
When: 2013-06-14
No herbarium specimen

Dimensions: diameter of ~5 cm (pileus), length of ~11 cm (stipe)
Smell: slightly musty
Growth: solitary on suburban lawn
Other: lamellae covered in thick black liquid.

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Debbie Viess (amanitarita):
By: James D (JKDmo)
2013-06-21 00:52:37 PDT (-0700)

I had no idea this species would be so renowned. As for the edibility, I’m not bothered. I can hardly manage to swallow A. bisporus.

nice age documentation of the shaggy mane…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2013-06-20 07:33:50 PDT (-0700)

from pristine and eminently edible to black goo.

Created: 2013-06-20 02:45:04 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2013-06-20 07:03:26 PDT (-0700)
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