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honey fungus

Armillaria mellea

Description:

on my way out, someone said "do you know this is neither plant, or animal", just for fun i asked "oh wow what is it?!", she said "it's a stationary animal!" - that was so amazing to hear.. indeed, fungus make vitamin D like animals do, so nothing more befitting

Habitat:

appear in large patches on wood, could be found next to a stream

Notes:

"capable of producing bioluminescence in its mycelium"

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Mauron
Mauron 4 years ago
Honey fungus
Armillaria mellea


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Xinxin
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Xinxin

Lat: 49.38, Long: -123.13

Spotted on Oct 24, 2015
Submitted on Oct 25, 2015

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