Observation 197264: Clavulina amethystina (Bull.) Donk
When: 2015-01-24

Notes: Found by Sue Labiste in Tanoak woods.

Crown 8cm across, deep purple when young, fading to grayish purple. Very fragile, tips blunt, breaking off easily. No odor, taste mild.

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By: Noah Siegel (Noah)
2015-01-27 15:38:52 CST (-0500)

although Corner reported it from WA and CA.

I have found it once before in CA; from the same general area, two years ago. Macroscopically this resembles Clavaria zollingeri more, but that has never been reported from the west.

Micro will get done evidently.

By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2015-01-27 15:24:08 CST (-0500)

isn’t C. amethystina an eastern US, European mushroom?


certainly pretty, nice find by Sue.

Nice mushroom Noah.
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2015-01-27 15:00:41 CST (-0500)

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