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Description:

size of a 25 centavo coin (Philippine coin)... its cap moist and glows in the dark

Habitat:

old and rotting logs and barks that have fallen to the ground

Notes:

the first time i noticed this mushroom was at night when i saw it glowed at a side of a fallen rotting Mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla) log... eventually i saw other individuals in rotting fallen branches

1 Species ID Suggestions

Mycena chlorophos
Mycena chlorophos GLOWING MUSHROOM PICTURES: Psychedelic New Species Seen


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5 Comments

DiveMUster
DiveMUster 10 years ago

Lovely! I would be thrilled to be able to see and photograph this.
Thank you for sharing :D

rogz_lopezjr
rogz_lopezjr 10 years ago

thanks! Mycena it is!!!!

moralcoral
moralcoral 10 years ago

looks like Mycena chlorophos only found in SE Asia! Usually found growing on wood and amongst leaf litter.

CorduneanuVlad
CorduneanuVlad 10 years ago

Mycena sp.
Interrupta probably.

AnnvanWijgerden
AnnvanWijgerden 10 years ago

Hey, great photo series... And interesting info! I'll keep my eyes open for these...

rogz_lopezjr
Spotted by
rogz_lopezjr

Philippines

Spotted on Oct 10, 2011
Submitted on Nov 22, 2011

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