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Sulfur tuft

Hypholoma fasciculare

Description:

It is a common woodland mushroom, often in evidence when hardly any other mushrooms are to be found. This small gill fungus grows prolifically in large clumps on stumps, dead roots or rotting trunks of broadleaved trees. The Sulphur Tuft is bitter and poisonous; consuming it can cause vomiting, diarrhea and convulsions.

Habitat:

This is an attractive species that fruits in tight clusters on conifer wood or debris.


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Oud-Heverlee, Vlaanderen, Belgium

Lat: 50.80, Long: 4.65

Spotted on Jul 24, 2011
Submitted on Jul 24, 2011

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