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Porcelain fungus

Oudemansiella mucida


It was around 7-8 cm tall. Shiny in the outer part of the umbrella.



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myxomop 7 years ago
Oudemansiella mucida

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28 Comments (1–25)

The MnMs
The MnMs 7 years ago

Thanks, Azri! :-)

AzriAzmi 7 years ago

lovely and nicely photographed !

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Thanks everybody! It has been the only mushroom I have seen like this so far here in my neighborhood so I was very lucky to find it :-)

SaurabhNitishMinz 8 years ago

awesome spot congrats...............

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 8 years ago

Beautiful mushroom Marta,
congrats for this nice spotting

Chicquita 8 years ago

Simply gorgeous ....

Hema 8 years ago

Truly! Such a treat to see something like this. Picture is beautiful too.

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Thanks, Emma! is a little jewel found in the middle of the forest :-)

Hema 8 years ago


The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Thanks, Anjali!

AnjaliAnantharam 8 years ago

This is so beautiful !

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Yes, nature is unbelievable everywhere :-)

VivBraznell 8 years ago


The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

And I only found this one in the woods by the moment so I was very lucky :-)

LauraMaria 8 years ago

Ah I love these! I the one in Lars' collection, they are so amazing! So precious and pretty... I hope I can find one some time! Fantastic pictures, Marta, I love how shiny the little guy is :)

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Thanks for all the nice comments. Yes Lars, we live next to a big forest and we were lucky to find this beauty. It seems they grow here in Central Europe. I also love your pic :-)
Carol, yes, it looks like a pretty little umbrella..could be a gnome´s or smurf´s umbrella :-)

LarsKorb 8 years ago

You got one, too - still my favorite shroom :)

CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

I think I had an umbrella that looked like this when I was a child. LOL

CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

It is so transparent. It does look like porcelain. Great find! So lovely!

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

thanks for liking it :-)

textless 8 years ago

Really beautiful!

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 8 years ago

Muy bonita!!

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Ah, it was growing on the bark of a dead tree with mosses around it.

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

We were lucky today to find one of these porcelain mushrooms in our walk. We were really in search for mushrooms I we found quite a collection although in many cases they have been half eaten :-)

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 8 years ago

Muy chulo!
Como indica su nombre, parece una figurita de porcelana :)

The MnMs
Spotted by
The MnMs

Grez-Doiceau, Wallonie (Communauté française), Belgium

Lat: 50.78, Long: 4.69

Spotted on Oct 30, 2011
Submitted on Oct 30, 2011

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