Observation 65256: Coprinopsis P. Karst.

When: 2010-11-20

Collection location: Machans Beach, Queensland, Australia [Click for map]

Who: Mark Price (marksandyleucapops@gmail.com)

No specimen available

Growning in clusters in garden mulch. The cap flares out and splits at the margins, turning black and then starting to roll back,when it ‘auto-digests’ producing the wet, inky black spores. Cap 2-3cm diameter Stalk white, delicate and hollow.

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-3% (4)
Used references: Fuhrer, Bruce – A Field Guide to Australian Fungi
64% (5)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: something closer to C. lagopus

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