MycoKey : the species Coprinopsis picacea

Generic short diagnoses: Deliquescent black-spored, saprobic, very delicate or more fleshy agarics, sometimes plicate, smooth, pulverulent, hairy, squamulose to squarrose pilei without projecting cystidia; veil often prominent, of elongate to coralloid or globose elements; spores with mostly prominent germ pore, smooth or ornamented; hymenial cystidia mostly prominent.


Coprinopsis picacea - DK: skade-blækhat, UK: Magpie Inkcap

Coprinopsis picacea , skade-blækhat, Magpie Inkcap, ruteblekksopp, rutblæcksvamp, Spechtinktzwam, Coprin pie
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-92.145
Coprinopsis picacea , skade-blækhat, Magpie Inkcap, ruteblekksopp, rutblæcksvamp, Spechtinktzwam, Coprin pie
young fruit bodies
Illustration and © Jan Vesterholt
Denmark
Coprinopsis picacea , skade-blækhat, Magpie Inkcap, ruteblekksopp, rutblæcksvamp, Spechtinktzwam, Coprin pie
closeup of pileus and remnants of veil
Illustration and © Jens H. Petersen
Denmark, JHP-06.303

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