Observation 98578: Coprinopsis variegata (Peck) Redhead, Vilgalys & Moncalvo
When: 2012-06-24
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Huge fruiting on remnants of a large dead Ash tree. Appearance and microscopic features match references.

Images

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One of numerous clusters.
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Underside with developing gills of varying color.
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Spores 1000X
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Crush mount of gills in Melzer’s (brachybasidia?)
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1000X DIC of Crush mount of gills in Melzer’s (brachybasidia?)

Proposed Names

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Recognized by sight: Large clusters on dead Ash tree. Spore print dark brown/black.
Used references: Roody, Phillips
Based on microscopic features: Spores eliptical with pore 8-10 microns long.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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