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Lunar Mushroom

Mycena chlorophos

Description:

Tiny mushroom approx 2-3mm diameter of the cap. Emits faint glow visible during the night. A cluster of these would be very noticeable.

Habitat:

Rainforest. Usually found on rotting bamboo.

Notes:

The locals call these 'Cendawan Bulan' which in Malay means Lunar Mushroom.

1 species ID suggestions

Pino
Pino 4 years ago
shii no tomobishi-dake (literally, "chinquapin glow mushrooms")
Mycena lux-coeli Mycena lux-coeli - The Coolest Mushroom I Have Ever Seen | Jim On Light

105 Comments (1–25)

guillermo1
guillermo1 8 months ago

it is beautiful

ismael1
ismael1 10 months ago

The most beautiful fungi. I've ever seen!

ismael1
ismael1 10 months ago

The most beautiful fungi I've ever seen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!111

canded1
canded1 a year ago

Thats amazing

victoria4
victoria4 a year ago

that is fantastic!!!

isabella1
isabella1 a year ago

it the fungi more amazing i have see!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1

teamdiscoverylsms
teamdiscoverylsms a year ago

that is amazing. how does it glow?

DiveMUster
DiveMUster a year ago

@Francisco. Hi! The cursive letters at the bottom of the picture is my signature ;-)

Francisco Araújo
Francisco Araújo a year ago

Hey Dive! Awesome mushroom! Just it makes me a litle suspisius when I see those cursive letters on the bottom. Maybee its just a problem whith my Ipad or your device, but if you saw this in apicture or movie, just deleatit before anyone suspects. So just reamember that here in PN we try to get spots of nature! But dont get me wrong. That pic is SUPERcool!!

JanelleL.Streed
JanelleL.Streed a year ago

Wow! Stunning capture, DiveMUster! :-)))

ILoveAnimals
ILoveAnimals a year ago

Beautiful! Amazing!

bg11a6
bg11a6 a year ago

Amazing!

StephenSolomons
StephenSolomons a year ago

magical shot!

HazelMarley
HazelMarley a year ago

I agree, staccyh!

staccyh
staccyh a year ago

Beautiful photo.

HazelMarley
HazelMarley a year ago

Nice glow, there!

the-forest-room1
the-forest-room1 a year ago

Wow!

lucial1
lucial1 a year ago

SO COOL! IT IS MY FAVOURITE SPOTING!=)(=

jazmink1
jazmink1 a year ago

That's strange but cool

brandonryanfig01
brandonryanfig01 2 years ago

This is my favorite picture on project Noah so far

especkha
especkha 2 years ago

it looks bright is that just the photo?

amelieprentice2003
amelieprentice2003 2 years ago

Amazing! How big is it?

Subin S
Subin S 2 years ago

Nice Spotting!!

vasudha548
vasudha548 2 years ago

Glowing light

naturegirl37
naturegirl37 2 years ago

Cool!

Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia

Lat: 4.44, Long: 101.29

Spotted on Jun 10, 2009
Submitted on Jun 10, 2011

Spotted for mission

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