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Cymatoderma

Cymatoderma caperata

Description:

Cymatoderma caperatum is a fungus species in the family Meruliaceae. these fungi were about 2 inches across, and there were several growing on the same dead branch.

Habitat:

Damp tropical rainforest

Notes:

thanks to Alan on MO for the ID

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11 Comments

pamsai
pamsai 6 years ago

thank you Neil... Nice shapes, eh ?

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 6 years ago

Beautiful spotting, Pam.

pamsai
pamsai 6 years ago

Wow thanks Fyn. I missed this due to no internet in a far-a-way place !!

pamsai
pamsai 6 years ago

thank you Maria...

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

Really beautiful fungus and series

Fyn Kynd
Fyn Kynd 6 years ago

Your spotting has been nominated for the Spotting of the Week. The winner will be chosen by the Project Noah Rangers based on a combination of factors including: uniqueness of the shot, status of the organism (for example, rare or endangered), quality of the information provided in the habitat and description sections. There is a subjective element, of course; the spotting with the highest number of Ranger votes is chosen. Congratulations on being nominated!

pamsai
pamsai 6 years ago

I agree 'everyone is awesome' and I love the little 'frills' around the edge also

pamsai
pamsai 6 years ago

ID added thanks to Alan at MoushroomObserver

I agree that looks beautiful! I love the color!

pamsai
pamsai 6 years ago

yes Wandering Naturalist, it was really beautiful, and there were several together in the group.

What a fantastic fungi! So beautiful!

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

San José, Costa Rica

Spotted on May 2, 2015
Submitted on May 23, 2015

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