Observation 3700: Coprinopsis variegata (Peck) Redhead, Vilgalys & Moncalvo

When: 2007-06-22

Collection location: Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada [Click for map]

Who: Rex (Rex Bartlett)

No specimen available

Notes:
I found these today fruiting in clusters on woody substrate. Keyed them out using Kuo’s Coprinus key as well as a couple of field guides.

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thank you
By: Rex (Rex Bartlett)
2007-10-15 23:50:28 CDT (-0400)

Thank you for your comment. Photography is a passion as well, and fungi make perfect subjects. This is the first time I’ve observed this species of Coprinus. I was amazed by their beauty.

Coprinus quadrifidus
By: good luck 2U (donaldjohnston)
2007-10-14 12:16:49 CDT (-0400)

Very nice photography. The young forms are obviously not C. comatus, and there is much more color. It must be very interesting to see the deliquescent forms.

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