Contact | Blog | Project Noah Facebook | Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Flaming Orange Plaque Fungi

Description:

This bright flaming orange Plaque Fungi was growing on a root stump in the woods. It was absolutely eye-popping! Fungi are so important in the metabolism of dead organic material back into the ecosystem.

Habitat:

Woodland area, east of San Cristobal de Las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico, 2,200 meters.



Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 10 months ago

Amazing colour. Great spotting, Lauren.

LaurenZarate
Spotted by
LaurenZarate

San Cristóbal, Chiapas, Mexico

Lat: 16.72, Long: -92.61

Spotted on Mar 11, 2019
Submitted on Mar 16, 2019

Nearby Spottings

Leafhopper Milkweed Assassin Bug Nymph Hickory Tussock Moth Oak Tree