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Hedgehog Mushroom

Hericium erinaceus

Description:

Hedgehog fungus, maybe?

Habitat:

A fallen tree in the woods - lots of maple, hackberry, etc. nearby.

Notes:

My ecology class found this on a field lab to Wegerzyn where we were conducting plant transects. Thanks to Gina9210 and Tim Sage for help with the ID!

1 Species ID Suggestions

Tim Sage
Tim Sage 9 years ago
Hericium sp.


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2 Comments

Gina9210
Gina9210 9 years ago

hericium erinaceus

LucBertrand
LucBertrand 9 years ago

Cool ! I had never seen like this before. It's interesting the look and gives a beautiful pattern macro. nice find :)

Steffi
Spotted by
Steffi

Dayton, Ohio, USA

Spotted on Oct 27, 2010
Submitted on Jun 13, 2011

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