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Conchomyces

Conchomyces bursiformis

Description:

Broadly convex soft white caps attached to wood by a very short eccentric stipe. Caps were a pale creamy white and smooth with slightly translucent margins. Gills were bright white, close and radiating from point of attachment out to the margins.

Habitat:

Spotted on a dead tree branch in a damp Eucalyptus forest.

Notes:

Thanks to Mark Ridgway for the correct ID. Was incorrectly named as Crepidotus sp.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Conchomyces bursiformis
Conchomyces bursiformis http://hiddenforest.co.nz/fungi/family/tricholomataceae/conch01.htm


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1 Comment

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 7 years ago

Thanks for the ID Mark.

Leuba Ridgway
Spotted by
Leuba Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on May 21, 2013
Submitted on May 24, 2013

Spotted for Mission

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