Observation 46618: Coprinellus micaceus (Bull.) Vilgalys, Hopple & Jacq. Johnson
When: 2010-06-11
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These were found in a backyard after a rainfall. They smell like ordinary market mushrooms, they grow grouped together and have a rubbery texture with stems that are quite frail.
Much appreciate any help with ID.

[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:07:33 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Waterloo, Ontario’ to ‘Waterloo, Ontario, Canada’

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Thank you!
By: Nele (Nele)
2010-06-12 04:59:00 EEST (+0300)

That’s what I was hoping for. Either of those species will suffice in realizing the prophecy.

The photos aren’t conclusive
By: zaca
2010-06-11 22:41:23 EEST (+0300)

about the cap surface being or not coated with a fine layer of reflective mica-like cells. If this is the case most probably it would be C. micaceus, otherwise maybe C. disseminatus.

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