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Spotting

Description:

A bit lost on this one. Appears to be some kind of bright red fungus.

Habitat:

Found near a young tree in loose wet soil. Heavy rain over the past few days.



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2 Comments

gully.moy
gully.moy 5 years ago

Yes, it's a Mutinus species. Separation is difficult.

http://www.mushroomexpert.com/mutinus_el...

kizzay
kizzay 5 years ago

Looks similar to this, although I'm not confident enough to ID:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mutinus_ele...

Pennsylvania, USA

Lat: 40.04, Long: -75.33

Spotted on May 29, 2014
Submitted on May 29, 2014

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