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Shaggy Ink Cap

Coprinus comatus


Upto 180mm tall. White soft fibrous stem flesh. Pale flaking scales on cap in dry weather, flat in wet. Stem is hollow, 10-15mm across.


Grass verges, edges of footpaths and open woodland. Often in small groups or wandering lines

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gully.moy 8 years ago
Shaggy Inkcap
Coprinus comatus

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Coventry, England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Oct 10, 2012
Submitted on Jun 26, 2014

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