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About 1cm across, growing in the mulch
I think this is a Cyathus species
Cool, thanks! I had never seen it before
This is called "bird's nest fungi". For obvious reasons. :) It's a fascinating little fungi, and I love finding it, usually on older mulch, like yours. Those little black disks inside the "nests" contain the spores. When a rain-drop hits it, the spores are splashed out.
Spotted on Aug 4, 2015 Submitted on Aug 4, 2015