Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Amethyst Coral Fungus

Clavulina amethystina

Description:

Purple Coral Fungus found growing in open Oak woodland

Habitat:

Open and mossy openings in Oak woodland at The Holden Arboretum

Notes:

East side Buttonbush Bog area, The Holden Arboretum, Lake County, Kirtland Twp., Kirtland, OH 44094. Lots of fungii emerging after very wet summer.

No species ID suggestions

12 Comments

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 10 months ago

Marvelous!

Jeannette
Jeannette a year ago

Amazing :)

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar a year ago

Wonderful colour... very unexpected in Fungus....

Reza Hashemizadeh
Reza Hashemizadeh a year ago

Stunning spot !

LarsKorb
LarsKorb a year ago

AWESOME! Congrats - great shot, great find

Daniel-CR
Daniel-CR a year ago

Fantasticos !

YurianaMartínez
YurianaMartínez a year ago

its so incredible!

yulia8473
yulia8473 a year ago

please join my mission Purples of Nature
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/9435...

CJulen
CJulen 2 years ago

Wow, never seen anything like that before - very cool!

Hema Shah
Hema Shah 2 years ago

Amazing Brian!!
Welcome to Project Noah!!

Christiane
Christiane 2 years ago

WOW..It is amazing what we can see on Project Noah!

LaurieWinters
LaurieWinters 2 years ago

Beautiful colors. Interesting subject.

Kirtland, Ohio, USA

Lat: 41.61, Long: -81.30

Spotted on Sep 21, 2011
Submitted on Sep 29, 2011

Related spottings

Clavulina Coral Fungus white coral fungus Coral fungus

Nearby spottings

Yellow Spindle Coral Northern Pearly-eye Elegant Spreadwing Sedge Sprite