Observation 21560: Coprinopsis lagopus (Fr.) Redhead, Vilgalys & Moncalvo

When: 2009-05-31

Collection location: New Port Richey, Florida, USA [Click for map]

Who: Erica Urbanovitch (erica)

No specimen available

Found after a heavy rain in a manure pile for horses fed exclusively on Timothy and Alfalfa hay

Proposed Names

-15% (3)
Recognized by sight: How tall were these?
-19% (2)
Recognized by sight: somewhat sturdier cap than that of lagopus, silky white fibers on cap, tan at the top.

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

Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


Add Comment
certainly one of the “coprinus” species…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2009-06-02 19:25:57 CDT (-0400)

but not comatus. are there really enough details to get it to species here?

height of coprinus
By: Erica Urbanovitch (erica)
2009-06-02 17:42:45 CDT (-0400)

Four to five inches at most

Created: 2009-06-02 16:54:17 CDT (-0400)
Last modified: 2009-06-02 16:54:17 CDT (-0400)
Viewed: 80 times, last viewed: 2017-10-10 06:10:38 CDT (-0400)
Show Log