Definition of Coprinus atramentarius
1. Noun. Having a cap that melts into an inky fluid after spores have matured.
Generic synonyms: Agaric
Group relationships: Coprinus, Genus Coprinus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Coprinus Atramentarius
Literary usage of Coprinus atramentarius
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.), Wild Flower Preservation Society of America (1907)
"It also often grows in dense clusters, as does coprinus atramentarius. ... The color of the host is like that of coprinus atramentarius , and it usually ..."
2. Fungi; Their Nature and Uses by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke (1880)
"... and coprinus atramentarius, are also available, together with Fistulina ... Similar, but perhaps somewhat inferior, is coprinus atramentarius, ..."
3. Botanical Gazette by University of Chicago, JSTOR (Organization) (1916)
"Study of coprinus atramentarius The youngest specimens of coprinus atramentarius studied were in the phases of development just prior to and during the ..."
4. The Ottawa Naturalist by Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club (1905)
"Our work with coprinus atramentarius, the Grey Coprinus or true Ink cup, has not been so extensive as that with C. comatus, yet it may be of interest to ..."
5. The Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science by Iowa Academy of Science (1890)
"... homologies with the Golgi apparatus in animal spermatocytes. Numerous other Hymenomycetes have been examined. coprinus atramentarius contains a distinct ..."