The Magpie Inkcap

The genus coprinopsis indicates a mushroom that appears similar to those within theย coprinus genus, which in Latin means ‘living on dung’. Whilst this is befitting for some mushrooms, it is not suited to this particular species, which I found amongst the leaf litter on a walk in the woods last November. Fortunately, the location in which I found the mushroom – a damp shady spot … Continue reading The Magpie Inkcap