Observation 81021: Coprinellus P. Karst.

When: 2011-10-30

Collection location: Briarcrest Elementary School, Shoreline, King Co., Washington, USA [Click for map]

Who: Tim Sage (NMNR)

No specimen available

Young ones look like C. micaceus, but the mature one is throwing me off.

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By: Europe-coprinologist
2011-10-31 15:29:17 CDT (-0500)

True Sage, are some granules from the veil. Therefore it is impossible to try Parasola auricoma , plus the overall size does not remember this kind.

If you look at the bottom image full size…
By: Tim Sage (NMNR)
2011-10-31 12:56:57 CDT (-0500)

There appear to be some possible mica-like granules. Are these something else, or will P. auricoma exhibit this?