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January 29, 2016
Posted in: Nature | Reading Time: 1 minute



I think this is mushroom species is Coprinopsis from the family Psathyrellaceae and the genus corpinus as is the image posted on 333/365, a shroom with a shawl.  They only grown in one specific location on our property, where as other mushroom varieties appear all over the place.



This particular species is white with black ink-like spores. They grow in nitrogen-rich habitats such as muck soils, dung, and soft wet decayed wood, which explains why it grows so well on the redwood-mulched fire road down the creek on our property.


Young, still shaggy Coprinopsis mushroom. - 340/365


Seeking ink fairies. No sign yet. - 341/365


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