Observation 85773: Coprinellus curtus (Kalchbr.) Vilgalys, Hopple & Jacq. Johnson

When: 2011-09-10

Collection location: Greenbelt National Park, Greenbelt, Maryland, USA [Click for map]

Who: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)

No specimen available

Proposed Names

46% (2)
Recognized by sight: Tiny caps on ground turning black
57% (1)
Recognized by sight: Brown granules in the center of the cap
Used references: Mushrooms of Hawaii by Hemmes & Desjardin

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By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2012-03-07 05:07:54 MST (-0700)

Is there a definitive characteristic at a microscopic level that would distinguish C. curtus from C. disseminatus? Brown granules seem a bit hard to nail down.

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