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Bird Nest Fungi (Cyathus striatus) have fruiting bodies that resemble tiny egg filled bird’s nests.
They feed on decomposing organic matter and grow on decaying wood or in soil enriched with bark mulch. They like damp, moist areas.
Found in my backyard. Won spotting of the day on 09.06.2013 https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=...
Spotted on Jun 9, 2013
Submitted on Jun 9, 2013
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