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Shaggy Scarlet Cup

Microstoma floccosum

Description:

Small fruiting bodies that peek above the ground. Similar to Sarcoscypha occidentalis except in shape and lack of "hair." Not very common, but also not rare.

Habitat:

Grows on dead hardwood, especially if buried or partially buried.

Notes:

First time find this fungi.

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1 Comment

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Very nice find. I think we don't get these here.

LuckyLogan
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LuckyLogan

Iowa, USA

Spotted on Jun 21, 2014
Submitted on Jun 24, 2014

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