Observation 12037: Coprinus comatus (O.F. Müll.) Pers.

When: 2008-10-05

Collection location: Eastern Ontario, Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)

No specimen available

Several of these were growing in a tree-shaded area in a suburban park. Photos show three: a mature specimen, beginning to turn black; a young specimen; and an aged specimen, nearly completely gone.

Nearby, under a tree near water, were some Agaricus mushrooms (obs. 12057).

Photo 1: Mature specimen.
Photo 2: Close up, bottom of mature specimen.
Photo 3: Close up, top of mature specimen.
Photo 4: Mosaic made with photos 2 and 3 to make 5MP closeup of mature specimen.
Photo 5: Young specimen.
Photo 6: Old specimen.

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Created: 2008-10-05 21:58:01 CDT (-0500)
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