Observation 27908: Coprinellus micaceus (Bull.) Vilgalys, Hopple & Jacq. Johnson
When: 2009-10-22
No herbarium specimen

Notes: I thought it was C. micaceus but it was growing in lawn and not on wood.

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Reminds not only of C.micaceus but also of C.saccharinus,
By: Gerhard Koller (Gerhard)
2009-11-08 20:51:30 CST (-0500)

but I don’t know about the distribution of these species in California.

Coprinus micaceus s.l.
By: Andreas Gminder (mollisia)
2009-11-08 15:36:13 CST (-0500)

hello, this is one of the micaceus-group. Look at the veil remnants that look like sugar on the cap.
No problem with the growth on the ground, they don’t need always wood as substrate. Also there might be woody remnants under the lawn, who knows?

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