Coprinopsis pseudonivea (Bender & Uljé) Redhead, Vilgalys & Moncalvo
(an inkcap)

Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesCoprinopsis pseudonivea (an inkcap)
GenusCoprinopsis (a genus of inkcaps)
FamilyPSATHYRELLACEAE (a family of inkcap and brittlestem toadstools)
OrderAGARICALES (mushrooms and toadstools)
ClassAGARICOMYCETES (a class of fungi)
PhylumBASIDIOMYCOTA (spore droppers)
KingdomFUNGI (true fungi)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Coprinopsis pseudonivea (an inkcap) :
1: Coprinopsis pseudonivea (an inkcap)
24 Nov 2001 OSGR: SU46 51° 20' N, 1° 20' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
on Cow dung
Image 1: Fruitbody - lateral viewImage 2: In situImage 3: In situ (2)Image 4: Cap - enlargedImage 5: SporesImage 6: Spores (2)Image 7: Spores (3)
2: Coprinopsis pseudonivea (an inkcap)
30 Sep 1999 OSGR: SU46 51° 20' N, 1° 20' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
on old Cow dung
Image 1: CapImage 2: Cap (2)Image 3: Cap surface - close-up showing superficial scalesImage 4: FruitbodiesImage 5: Fruitbodies (2)Image 6: StipeImage 7: Hyphae and spherocysts from superficial scale on capImage 8: Hyphae and spherocysts from superficial scale on cap (2)Image 9: Hyphae and spherocysts from superficial scale on cap (3)Image 10: SpherocystsImage 11: Spherocysts (2)Image 12: Spherocysts (3)Image 13: Spherocysts - close-up showing surface ornamentationImage 14: SporesImage 15: Spores (2)Image 16: Spores (3)Image 17: Spores (4)Image 18: Spores - green filter

Identification Works

BioInfo ( has 2 general literature references relevant to Coprinopsis pseudonivea (an inkcap)

Coprinopsis pseudonivea (an inkcap) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 2 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Coprinopsis pseudonivea (an inkcap)
A recently recognised species close to C. niveus, but with a clay-pink cap and smaller spores. So far known only from Berks (Greenham Common), Bucks and Herts.
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