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Bird’s Nest fungus

Crucibulum laeve


Bird's nest fungus has fruiting bodies that resemble a birds nest filled with eggs. Crucibulum are saprobic; they feed on decomposing organic matter such as wood and in surrounding soils enriched with wood chips or bark mulch.


Decayed wood and wood debris such as stems, twigs, wood chips & old nut shells.

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Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

A cool find, for sure!

ceherzog 9 years ago


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Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

Spotted on Jun 22, 2011
Submitted on Nov 22, 2011

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