Observation 26567: Lycogala epidendrum (J.C. Buxb. ex L.) Fr.

I have never seen this before and i have not been able to ID this it appears to be possibly a Hypoxylon of some sort. The outer layer i leathery like and seems to burst and exude a red, substance. like a slime mold. Some have what appears to be a white covering. So any Ideas? Growing on an old stump. With is where several species of ink caps ( Corprinacea) and Oyster mushrooms (Pleurotus ostreatus )

[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:59:08 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Cape Cod National Seashore, Provincetown, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts, usa’ to ‘near Provincetown, Cape Cod National Seashore, Barnstable Co., Massachusetts, USA

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