I've noticed these mushrooms growing in my backyard today. They are likely thriving on dead grass that my lawnmower has been leaving behind. Can anyone identify them? I am located in the Houston, Texas area.

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  • I usually don't pay attention to mushrooms unless they seem to be damaging something.
    – J. Musser
    Jun 27, 2014 at 23:57
  • @jmusser I'm not really worried about them, just curiosity. Jun 28, 2014 at 0:02

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Looks like panaeolus foenisecii. Very common in lawns this time of year.

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