EN: Harefoot mushroom
FR: Coprin pied-de-lièvre
Until 2001, the species was known as Coprinus lagopus; advances in the understanding of phylogenetic relationships between the various coprinoid species led to a major reorganization of that genus. It is a delicate and short-lived fungus, the fruit bodies lasting only a few hours before dissolving into a black ink – a process called deliquescence.
Image: Schilde (BE) - 27/08/2014
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