Observation 35115: Cordyceps Fr.
When: 2010-03-27
Who: nobo hobo
No herbarium specimen

Notes: The larger one was at least 2" long most of it buried in the soil. Not sure what species of insect larvae.

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By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2010-07-02 20:02:26 CDT (-0400)

are there any pictures of the fertile upper portion of the fruiting body?

No grass
By: nobo hobo
2010-03-31 21:25:23 CDT (-0400)

The habitat was very rocky soil with mostly oak and wild blueberry bushes around. They were under quite a bit of leaf litter. I had just happened upon them because my dog was sniffing where they were so I got curious and there they were.

Looks like a caterpillar
By: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)
2010-03-31 13:07:19 CDT (-0400)

and if truly buried 2 inches deep, would have to be a caterpillar that normally is found to at least 2 inches deep. Not certain about Missouri, but that might make it something like a cutworm here. Was there grass growing nearby?

do lthey give that a name?
By: Eddee (eddeeee)
2010-03-28 12:41:46 CDT (-0400)
Looks a bit like
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2010-03-28 12:30:20 CDT (-0400)

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