Shaggy inkcaps half deliquesced

Shaggy inkcap, half deliquesced

Shaggy inkcaps. Like other inkcap mushrooms, they release their spores by deliquescing. Their caps gradually turn to a black mush containing the spores, starting from the rim and moving towards the centre. This pair show the process half completed.

Shaggy inkcap, half deliquesced