Observation 22230: Coprinopsis variegata (Peck) Redhead, Vilgalys & Moncalvo

When: 2009-06-16

Collection location: South Bend, Indiana, USA [Click for map]

Who: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)

No specimen available

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Copyright © 2009 Lynn Slabaugh

Proposed Names

-70% (5)
Recognized by sight: Found by a friend in Indiana. She was told shaggy manes don’t grow on
wood. Are there any other Coprinus that look quite like this?
78% (5)
Recognized by sight

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These may be synonyms
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2009-06-16 17:14:12 CDT (-0500)

C. quadrifidus, C. varieagatus, C. americanus

Different names, same mushroom?
By: Patrick Harvey (pg_harvey)
2009-06-16 16:37:22 CDT (-0500)

Michael Kuo’s page on Coprinopsis variegata mentions that it is a synonym
for Coprinus quadrifidus. What are your thoughts on this?

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