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Coprinus comatus (O.F. Müll.) Pers. (Shaggy Inkcap, Lawyer’S Wig)

Sets of Photographs

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

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Andrews, A., 2013 (Colour photograph) Coprinus comatus
Redhead, S.A., 2001 (Colour photograph) Bully for Coprinus - a story of manure, minutiae and molecules

Coprinus comatus 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)
AGARICACEAE
(mushrooms, dapperlings and parasols)
Coprinus
(inkcaps)
Macromycetes (via Agaricales) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1 feeding and other relationships of Coprinus comatus (Shaggy Inkcap, Lawyer’S Wig)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) The Lawyer's Wig or Shaggy Inkcap is a large toadstool growing on soil, in grassland and on rubbish dumps. It is very common on new lawns and is found throughout the British Isles.
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