Observation 204767: Coprinellus domesticus (Bolton) Vilgalys, Hopple & Johnson
When: 2015-05-20
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I’m not sure what’s going on here. Are the apparent two organisms one and the same? Separate? Parasitism?

In any case, this, er, complex was growing from a downed limb, possibly from a magnolia.

Please login to propose your own names and vote on existing names.

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
Right …
By: Logan Wiedenfeld (LoganW)
2015-05-21 20:57:57 CDT (-0500)

… I was aware of that. I’ve just never seen the mycelium massed up and exteriorized like this. That’s why I thought I might be dealing with two different fungi.

Thank you, though. A striking organism.

orange fuzz
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2015-05-21 20:50:52 CDT (-0500)
is the fungus. The mushroom is its fruiting body.

Created: 2015-05-21 20:46:51 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2015-05-21 21:46:50 CDT (-0500)
Viewed: 58 times, last viewed: 2016-01-20 17:42:16 CST (-0600)
Show Log