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Jack O'Lantern Mushroom

Omphalotus illudens


Mature clusters of Jack O'Lantern mushrooms get their name for their greenish yellow glow in the dark. Don't confuse these toxic mushrooms with the edible chanterelles that have a similar appearance.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Spotted on Oct 2, 2010
Submitted on Feb 10, 2013

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