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Marasmius elegans


Cap convex with slight umbo, orange-brown to reddish-brown, smooth, velvety, margin very incurved at first; cap margin usually lighter in colour than center , stem , browner toward the attachment in wet moss.Gills white


Very damp moss area , of forest litter.


Substrate: Substrate: Litter or well-rotted wood; saprotrophic. Like all Marasmius species it can revive after drying out.

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CharliePrice 5 years ago

Ok , just done a shuffle ....i actually agree...for a common find , i thought the third was still pretty special . :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Third shot is the one. :-)

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Tasmania, Australia

Spotted on Jan 14, 2015
Submitted on Jan 16, 2015

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