Observation 27393: Coprinus Pers.

When: 2009-10-26

Collection location: Santa Barbara Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Luke (luuuuuke)

No specimen available

Found this near a bike path. It’s approximately 12 inches tall and a parasol about 4 to 5 inches in diameter. The greenery is in an ordinarily brown dirt lot and is all wild growth after a rain about 1.5 weeks ago.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:05:36 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Santa Barbara County, CA, USA’ to ‘Santa Barbara Co., California, USA

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Coprinus calyptratus
By: Europe-coprinologist
2011-10-29 17:48:41 PDT (-0700)

Although the star is not in the pileus, the margin is very striated and revolute.

It Coprinus calyptratus.

Created: 2009-10-26 12:58:40 PDT (-0700)
Last modified: 2011-10-29 17:49:37 PDT (-0700)
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