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Bear's Head Tooth Fungus

Hericium americanum


15-20 cm wide and consisting of branches that arose from a rooting base. The spines were densely packed and were hanging from the branches in clusters.


Growing on the end of a rotting log in a mixed, but mostly deciduous forest.

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maplemoth662 10 months ago

Your welcome, Christine....

Christine Y.
Christine Y. 10 months ago

Thanks maplemoth. They looked like little icicles :)

maplemoth662 10 months ago

Photo No. 1: is a very interesting, beautiful photo....

Vermont, USA

Lat: 43.28, Long: -73.09

Spotted on Sep 21, 2017
Submitted on Feb 13, 2018

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