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Ozonium (air mycelium)

Coprinus sp.

Description:

Masses of fungi? or roots? growing on surface of rotting log. If they were roots, I couldn't tell where they were eminating from.

Habitat:

Growing on rotting log, damp conditions. Semi-rural property, Clifton Beach QLD

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2 Comments

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 6 years ago

Thank you for the ID Mark

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Air mycelium likely from a Coprinoid species. Common names include ozonium and 'fire-rug'

Andrea Lim
Spotted by
Andrea Lim

Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on May 19, 2014
Submitted on Dec 21, 2014

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