Observation 12708: Phleogena faginea (Fr.) Link
When: 2008-10-06
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These little fungi are not much to look at. They are tiny and brown and leathery tough. I would guess Myxomycota, but they look a lot like true mushrooms.

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smell
By: Dan Molter (shroomydan)
2009-02-03 23:22:14 CST (-0500)

These were new to me at the time, and I didn’t think to smell them. Another collection from the same year, but but from a different location smelled very much like cumin.

Smell…
By: Jordan Zachritz (DrMcTreemie1)
2009-02-03 15:07:26 CST (-0500)

Did they smell like curry?

Stunning!
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2008-12-09 23:28:11 CST (-0500)

They do look like a slime mold.

Ok….
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2008-10-16 19:50:13 CDT (-0400)

Yeah, those are weird…

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