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Description:

Another fungi I saw. Very small, bright red, maybe 1-2cm diameter. Found near the Noosa River, Cooloola National Park.

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7 Comments

ulvalactuca77
ulvalactuca77 7 years ago

Brilliant!

NathBig
NathBig 8 years ago

I'll be back there in mid-august so I'll see if I can find them again.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

Unfortunately way too big for Mycena viscidocruenta. (6-8mm) I'd guess Hygrocybe miniata but as GM said... NathBig could you please just nudge it for a peek next time 8-] http://www.sydneyfungalstudies.org.au/im...

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

The color shows up really well with those leaves!

gully.moy
gully.moy 8 years ago

Perhaps Mycena viscidocruenta or a Hygrocybe species. Unfortunately we'll never be sure without photographs of the gills.

NathBig
NathBig 8 years ago

No unfortunately. It was very low to the ground.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

Nice one Nathan. Incredible colour and looks spongy. Did you see the gills or stem by any chance?

NathBig
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NathBig

Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Mar 31, 2013
Submitted on Jun 14, 2013

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