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Coral Tooth

Hericium coralloides

Description:

Big white fungus growing all over downed tree. Didn't see another like it the entire time we visited the forest. It looks similar to a cauliflower mushroom, but I think it was the wrong time of year.



1 species ID suggestions

RandyL.
RandyL. 4 years ago
Coral Tooth
Hericium coralloides

2 Comments

Thank you RandyL. We are several hundred miles away from them now.

RandyL.
RandyL. 4 years ago

A very delicious edible. If they are not far away you should go back and collect them for the dinner table.

dandoucette
dandoucette 4 years ago

Great spotting! It's a type of coral fungi, maybe crested coral, but I'm not sure.

Minnesota, USA

Lat: 46.68, Long: -92.31

Spotted on Aug 20, 2014
Submitted on Aug 30, 2014

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