Mushroom Observer
Catalog #: MUOB 159615
Taxon: Mycetinis copelandii (Peck) A.W. Wilson and Desjardin
Family: Marasmiaceae
Collector: Shane Marsh   MUOB 159615   
Date: 2014-02-12
Verbatim Date: 2014-2-12
Locality: United States, California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Mountains
37.1242  -121.9805
Description: Original observation #159615 (Mushroom Observer)
Occurrence Remarks: They smelled like burning plastic, black pepper, and tar! I leaned down on the ground to take a picture and almost threw up, I had no clue what could possibly be making that stink. Then I smelled the mushrooms and got really nauseated. Ugh!!!!
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Rights Holder: MO Observers
Record Id: b5acdd4b-8465-4862-a70c-987568dabd9e
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Nathan Wilson (
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