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The deceiver

Laccaria laccata


Little pinky mushroom,very common arround.As the name reminds is a very diversify mushroom in what concern to the shape of the cap.


In a mix forest near my house


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AshleyT 3 years ago

Congrats again Antonio, your beautiful Deceiver mushroom has made the top 10 fungi spottings in the '2015 Best Wildlife Photo' mission! Rangers are voting on the top 10 fungi spottings, and the top 3 will be announced on February 4th. The top 3 spottings will be commented on here on the site, but make sure you keep a look out on our Facebook app page for the announcement as well! Congratulations on making the top 10!

Thanks Hema for your nice comment :-)

Hema 4 years ago

great details!

Thanks Ashley for your kind words, i change pic 5 to first place :-)

AshleyT 4 years ago

Very pretty, love the 5th photo!

Real, Dume e Semelhe, Norte, Portugal

Lat: 41.56, Long: -8.43

Spotted on Dec 25, 2014
Submitted on Jan 3, 2015

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