Observation 66461: Strobilomyces Berk.

When: 2011-04-28

Collection location: Swans Crossing State Forest, New South Wales, Australia [Click for map]

Who: Ian Dodd (kk) (www.kundabungkid.com) Australia (kundabungkid)

No specimen available

This unusually coloured fungi was growing out from the base of a living tree. The stem was an unusual colour and about 7cm. The cap was about 3cm.

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Added Images from Swans Crossing 02/05/2013

Various images added to old file. Saved specimen.


Martin, Thanks for the kind remark. I only wish I had the expertise and knowledge to do a more informed presentation. I do not have a microscope to ID the spore unfortunately. (maybe one day.)

Spectacular color!
By: Martin Livezey (MLivezey)
2011-04-28 08:54:52 EDT (-0400)

Thanks, Ian. These are really nice photos.

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