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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 晶粒鬼傘
  • Russian
    • Навозник мерцающий
  • English
    • Glistening Inkcap
    • Mica Cap
  • Scientific Names
    • Coprinellus micaceus
    • Coprinus micaceus
  • German
    • Glimmertintling
  • Finnish
    • kiillemustesieni

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Recent observations

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

Observer

enri7

Date

August 20, 2016 12:18 PM CDT

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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damontighe

Date

August 22, 2016 07:40 AM PDT

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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marcofloriani

Date

August 15, 2016 04:14 PM CEST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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dan58

Date

May 21, 2016 05:40 PM CDT

Description

Cluster 10-15 cm in diameter. Growing up through sandy soil near the beach.

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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milangjorgon

Date

August 7, 2016 09:47 PM CEST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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milangjorgon

Date

August 7, 2016 09:47 PM CEST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

Date

August 2, 2016 01:09 PM CDT

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Square

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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damontighe

Date

July 21, 2016 11:42 AM PDT

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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pupitetris

Date

July 3, 2016 11:50 AM CDT

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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hernnquijano

Date

July 2, 2016 05:19 PM CDT

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No photos or sounds

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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noah_siegel

Date

October 18, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

Observer

noah_siegel

Date

October 18, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

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...

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