Slimy cap, light brown on cap, dark brown gills, did not discolor when bruised,
Growing alongside driveway next to a place where a large tree used to be.
Several days straight of rain. These emerges around what used to be the base of a tree.
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...