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Coral Fungus


This fungus appears to be growing off this small log, or the detritus immediately around it. Some of the dead leaves in the surround look to be from beech trees. I don't know if there's a real chance at a positive ID for species of fungus, but would appreciate some help if there is. Thanks!


Most clavarioid fungi are saprotrophic with a terrestrial habit, growing in woodland leaf litter or in mossy grassland. A few grow on wood or on decaying herbaceous stems and fallen leaves.


Spotted along the Bear Creek Trail Ellijay GA

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Georgia, USA

Spotted on Aug 30, 2014
Submitted on Sep 12, 2014

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