Black TearsThe World of Fungi
Image details - Black Tears
|Category:||The World of Fungi|
|Location:||Auenstein, Aargau, Switzerland|
I photographed this Coprinus comatus (shaggy inkcap) mushroom in grassland, not far from the edge of a forest. The two black ink-like drops on the cap indicate the moment, where the usually white, cylindrical fruit body of the edible mushroom starts to dissolve itself.