Growing from the stump of what looked like toyon.
under cow patty
Found on a dead oak tree branch. Had spores.
Light orange shimmering cap, bell shaped to convex. Darker gray towards margins. Margins become frayed and liquefy with age.
On decaying wood under Acer macrophyllum (bigleaf maple). Flavor and smell is mild.
Coprinellus micaceus is a common species of fungus in the family Psathyrellaceae with a cosmopolitan distribution. The fruit bodies of the saprobe typically grow in clusters on or near rotting hardwood tree stumps or underground tree roots. Depending on their stage of development, the tawny-brown mushroom caps may range in shape from oval to bell-shaped to convex, and reach diameters up to 3 cm (1.2 in). The caps, marked with fine radial grooves that extend nearly to the...