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Amethyst Deceiver

Notes:

Found in Bialowesia (sp? can't remember) National Park in Poland.

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Amethyst Deceiver
Laccaria amethystina Laccaria amethystina


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9 Comments

Jellis
Jellis 8 years ago

Beautiful mushroom
If you add the scientific name it will remove it from the Unknown section
Laccaria amethystina

Ivan Rodriguez
Ivan Rodriguez 9 years ago

Words just don't do this justice; you are quite fortunate to find and photograph this phenomenal mushroom. Congrats! :)

patty
patty 9 years ago

beauty

LucBertrand
LucBertrand 9 years ago

very nice !!!!!

MihaiER
MihaiER 9 years ago

In the reference says it's edible, but with such colors I don't think I will try....
Great shoot!

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 9 years ago

yep, it's an Amethyst Deceiver - pretty large, btw - nice catch

Beelover
Beelover 9 years ago

Whoa cool! Never seen a mushroom that vivid of a color!

Carolina
Carolina 9 years ago

I agree, Alice!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

What amazing color!

tiffanypr
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tiffanypr

Vogtei, Thüringen, Germany

Spotted on Jan 25, 2005
Submitted on Jan 26, 2012

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