Observation 200458: Clavulina coralloides (L.) J. Schröt.

When: 2015-03-10

Collection location: Butano State Park, San Mateo Co., California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)

No specimen available

I lost the fb in the field, so darn it, no specimen.
found under conifers/doug firs.

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Recognized by sight: white fruit body, branch tips flattened and spiky (but not crowned), turning brown w/age or drying.

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good call, and why it didn’t fit neatly anywhere in Ramaria! :)
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2015-03-13 11:43:41 CDT (-0400)

Hmmmmm, guess that’s why they call this species the “Crested Coral!”

A common name that actually describes the unique attributes of the mushroom, and a latin name that tells you it’s similar to a coral/Ramaria. Go figure.

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