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Coprinopsis nivea (Pers.) Redhead, Vilgalys & Moncalvo (Snowy Inkcap)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Orton, P.D., 1972 Notes on British Agarics IV
Pegler, D.N. & Brand, A.W., 1994 Profiles of Fungi No. 58: Coprinus niveus

Coprinopsis nivea may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
FUNGI S.S.
(true fungi)
BASIDIOMYCOTA
(spore droppers)
AGARICOMYCETES
(a class of fungi)
AGARICALES
(mushrooms and toadstools)
PSATHYRELLACEAE
(a family of inkcap and brittlestem toadstools)
Coprinopsis
(a genus of inkcaps)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 3 feeding and other relationships of Coprinopsis nivea (Snowy Inkcap)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) One of the largest of our dung inkcaps growing on cattle and horse dung. The young cap is densely covered in pure white meal.
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