Observation 66682: Deconica coprophila (Bull.) P. Karst.
When: 2011-03-19
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Growing on dung (horse?)

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Deconica vs. Psilocybe
By: Nathan Wilson (nathan)
2012-01-16 08:14:28 PST (-0800)

See argument on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deconica. Note that Index Fungorum and MycoBank do not reflect the 2009 decision by the Nomenclature Committee for Fungi yet.

Never heard
By: Eric Smith (esmith)
2011-05-01 13:11:12 PDT (-0700)

of D. coprophila growing from wood chips before. Why not Deconica crobula, or something like that?

Edit: sorry just caught the horse dung comment. Didn’t look like dung to me.

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