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Mycena clarkeana

Mycena clarkeana

Description:

A cluster of very attractive pink mycenas on the trunk of an unknown species of small tree. Caps were about 22mm wide.

Habitat:

National Park rain forest.

Notes:

Found only in south eastern Australia.
phylum: Basidiomycota
subphylum: Agaricomycotina
class: Agaricomycetes
subclass: Agaricomycetidae
order: Agaricales
family: Mycenaceae

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15 Comments

maplemoth662
maplemoth662 a year ago

Three, beautiful photos....

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Thanks bg11a1 and ShannaB. Fixed the order :-)

ShannaB
ShannaB 5 years ago

Gorgeous shots, Mark. I really like the third one.

bg11a1
bg11a1 5 years ago

Beautiful

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Thanks Jill :)

JillBlack
JillBlack 5 years ago

Great photographic detail thanks for sharing

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Thanks Kathleen. We are hoping a good fungi season is about to start here.

Wonderful spotting!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Thank you Martin and Sergio. My camera made a dreadful grinding noise after these. Let's hope it was the last gasp.

MartinL
MartinL 5 years ago

What a stunning photo.

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 5 years ago

Great job, Mark.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Thanks Antonio. Glad you liked them.

Wow Mark,just perfect,congrats and thanks for sharing those beautys

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Thanks Rob. This species are naturally good lookers.

RobThacker
RobThacker 5 years ago

Beautiful picture Mark

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.88, Long: 145.32

Spotted on May 28, 2014
Submitted on May 28, 2014

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