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Crown Coral

Artomyces pyxidatus


White branches with pink hues; the tips are crowned with a shallow depression and 3-6 points. The entire fruiting body was only about 5 cm wide and smelled faintly of dirty potatoes.


Growing on rotting wood

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Christine Y.
Christine Y. 8 months ago

Thanks so much for the nomination :)

DanielePralong 8 months 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 Christine!

Connecticut, USA

Lat: 41.89, Long: -73.48

Spotted on Jun 30, 2018
Submitted on Jul 10, 2018

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