Observation 214091: Hypomyces lactifluorum (Schwein.) Tul. & C. Tul.
When: 2015-08-21
No herbarium specimen

Notes: A fungus on a fungus on a fungus.

Proposed Names

29% (1)
Recognized by sight: White mold.
56% (1)
Recognized by sight: could be something on a fungus on a fungus, right?
82% (1)
Recognized by sight: This covers the mushroom on the mushroom.

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By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-08-30 13:30:46 CDT (-0400)

I know the orange coating on the entire fruit body is H. lactifluorum. I have a separate post for this, obs 214090 . This post (214091) is intended to consider the white mold and/or the purple on the surface.

Looking at the purplish area…
By: Dave W (Dave W)
2015-08-28 23:26:20 CDT (-0400)

it could even be something on a fungus on a fungus on a fungus.

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