Observation 161570: Coprinellus sect. Setulosi
When: 2014-03-16
No herbarium specimen

Notes: growing in a burned area.

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Stem texture
By: Byrain
2014-03-17 23:07:14 CDT (-0500)

i think the stem texture rules out Parasola (= Coprinus subsect. Glabri).

2. Stipe glabrous; pileus glabrous or with scattered, microscopical, long, brown hairs.
3. Stipe and pileus glabrous; spores with eccentric germ pore; subsect. Glabri J. Lange
3. Stipe glabrous; pileus under microscope with scattered, long brown hairs (> 200 m); spores with central germ pore; subsect. Auricomi Sing. (only one species: C. auricomus)
2. Stipe and pileus with setulae and/or setae; subsect. Setulosi J. Lange

also, the combination of
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2014-03-17 17:58:18 CDT (-0500)

smooth/gentle color transition between cap center and margin
sulcate, not plicate
even in adults:
– grooves often never get close to the disc
– hemispherical or curved-conic/whatever cap shape

makes Parasola seem unlikely to me, but the main reason is just looking a lot like C. impatiens photos.

By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2014-03-17 17:48:23 CDT (-0500)
Not Parasola
By: Jacob Kalichman (Pulk)
2014-03-17 17:38:42 CDT (-0500)

caps are too thick
stipes are too thick
large cluster
babies have powdered caps
looks a lot like Coprinellus impatiens

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