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Dead Man's Fingers

Xylaria polymorpha

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Dead Man's Fingers?
Xylaria polymorpha


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3 Comments

JVM
JVM 10 years ago

Yes, they are freaky looking! I guess I like that mysterious, whimsical look about fungi :) I did a quick search. It helps knowing the common name. I am new to this area so I do not know much. I will do more research this winter when I have more time indoors. Thanks!!

CynthiaMHori
CynthiaMHori 10 years ago

you are most welcome. Did you double check? I am not the best with fungi. These are freaky looking and I think I learned of them from some one else's posting. Great spotting. Hope I get to find some this summer

JVM
JVM 10 years ago

Thanks Cynthia!

JVM
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Spotted on May 21, 2011
Submitted on May 21, 2011

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