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  • French
    • Coprin micacé
  • 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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What

Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

Date

December 5, 2016 01:50 PM UTC

Description

On Willow (Salix fragilis) trunk

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

Observer

pdvmushroom

Date

November 28, 2016 03:32 PM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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christopher13

Date

November 25, 2016 12:05 PM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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mlrosten

Date

May 2, 2016 06:44 PM EDT

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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pdvmushroom

Date

November 23, 2016 03:30 PM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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pdvmushroom

Date

November 23, 2016 03:24 PM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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ritaclare

Date

November 19, 2016 02:43 PM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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scottlogan

Date

November 21, 2016 11:07 AM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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dgreenberger

Date

November 21, 2016 10:10 AM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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pdvmushroom

Date

November 21, 2016 03:26 PM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

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pdvmushroom

Date

November 21, 2016 03:21 PM PST

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Mica Cap Coprinellus micaceus

Observer

pdvmushroom

Date

November 19, 2016 12:12 PM PST
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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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