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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 3 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

103 Comments (1–25)

canded1
canded1 5 months ago

Thats amazing

victoria4
victoria4 5 months ago

that is fantastic!!!

isabella1
isabella1 5 months ago

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

teamdiscoverylsms
teamdiscoverylsms 5 months ago

that is amazing. how does it glow?

DiveMUster
DiveMUster 5 months ago

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

Francisco Araújo
Francisco Araújo 5 months 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 6 months ago

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

RawrWildie
RawrWildie 7 months ago

Beautiful! Amazing!

bg11a6
bg11a6 8 months ago

Amazing!

StephenSolomons
StephenSolomons 8 months ago

magical shot!

HazelMarley
HazelMarley 8 months ago

I agree, staccyh!

staccyh
staccyh 8 months ago

Beautiful photo.

HazelMarley
HazelMarley 8 months ago

Nice glow, there!

the-forest-room1
the-forest-room1 8 months 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 a year ago

This is my favorite picture on project Noah so far

especkha
especkha a year ago

it looks bright is that just the photo?

Amazing! How big is it?

Subin S
Subin S a year ago

Nice Spotting!!

vasudha548
vasudha548 a year ago

Glowing light

naturegirl37
naturegirl37 a year ago

Cool!

outsidegirl0
outsidegirl0 a year ago

pretty green light!

I want to see one!!!

kotteshiro
kotteshiro a year ago

This is from Pandora (Avatar movie)

Ipoh, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Lat: 4.44, Long: 101.29

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

Spotted for mission

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