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Hemitrichia Calyculata

Hemitrichia Calyculata


Beautiful and so tiny! They looked like yellow goblets with afros. They had shallow yellow cups on the end of narrow stalks with fluffy spore masses. 1-2mm tall.


Growing on rotting birch in a mixed forest.

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Christine Y.
Christine Y. a year ago

Thanks Danièle! I agree...The hidden beauty of nature in miniature is so mesmerizing :)

DanielePralong a year ago

The fluffy spore masses are exquisitely beautiful! What an enchanting mini-world :-)

Connecticut, USA

Lat: 41.92, Long: -73.47

Spotted on Dec 2, 2017
Submitted on Dec 4, 2017

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