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Bird Nest Fungi

Cyathus striatus

Description:

Bird Nest Fungi (Cyathus striatus) have fruiting bodies that resemble tiny egg filled bird’s nests.

Habitat:

They feed on decomposing organic matter and grow on decaying wood or in soil enriched with bark mulch. They like damp, moist areas.

Notes:

Found in my backyard. Won spotting of the day on 09.06.2013 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=...

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42 Comments (1–25)

Thanks!

staccyh
staccyh 5 years ago

I love your photos! Thanks for sharing.

Thank you :)

RayTung
RayTung 5 years ago

thanks for sharing.

wayne j
wayne j 5 years ago

that is pretty

Thank you Larry :)

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 5 years ago

Simply amazing!

Thank you Braulio and Megan :)

MeganM
MeganM 5 years ago

Wonderful spot!

A really good start, Cel! Congrats, and welcome to Project Noah!

Thank you :)

Debbie Stewart
Debbie Stewart 5 years ago

congratulations on this brilliant SOTD celestial princess101.

Thank you everyone :)

outsidegirl0
outsidegirl0 5 years ago

cool! congrats!

Welcome to Project Noah and a hearty congratulations on a wonderful SotD !

mendes.madalena
mendes.madalena 5 years ago

nice!

Wild Things
Wild Things 5 years ago

Lovely! Congrats!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 5 years ago

Spectacular spotting Congratulations ,,

arlanda
arlanda 5 years ago

Beutiful spotting, congratulations!

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 5 years ago

Congrats! I've never sen this before! Amazing!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 5 years ago

Great spotting, congrats!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Congratulations and welcome.

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 5 years ago

Congratulations on your SOTD :)

Tom15
Tom15 5 years ago

Very nice and congratulations on SOTD!

MacChristiansen
MacChristiansen 5 years ago

Congratulations for the SOTD

Trinidad and Tobago

Lat: 10.74, Long: -61.56

Spotted on Jun 9, 2013
Submitted on Jun 9, 2013

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