Species #3: Common Inkcap (Coprinopsis atramentaria)

These are common inkcaps. They are found all throughout parts of Europe and North America. Their caps are a tan brown, their stalk is white, and they have tightly spaced gills with an abundance of inky black spores. Pretty much all inkcaps have gills that liquefy with age. They like to grow on old logs…Species #3: Common Inkcap (Coprinopsis atramentaria)