Observation 162471: Coprinellus flocculosus (DC.) Vilgalys, Hopple & Jacq. Johnson

When: 2014-03-30

Collection location: Kelley Point Park, Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

45.646° -122.766° 38m

Who: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)

No specimen available

On moss on rotting hardwood log, probably Alnus (Alder) or Populus trichocarpa (Black Cottonwood).
There were plenty of these in the vicinity, all on rotting logs or buried debris.

Proposed Names

-11% (2)
Used references: Kuo, M. (2008, February). Coprinellus micaceus. Retrieved from the MushroomExpert.Com Web site: http://www.mushroomexpert.com/coprinellus_micaceus.html;
Trudell & Ammirati, Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest (Timber Press 2009)

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Coprinellus flocculosus in PNW?
By: Joe Cohen (Joseph D. Cohen)
2014-03-31 19:43:38 PDT (-0700)

Do you know of any literature discussing whether the range of Coprinellus flocculosus includes the Pacific Northwest?
— Joe

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