Name: Auriscalpium vulgare
Citation: Nat. Arr. Brit. Pl. (London) 1: 650 (1821)
Pine Cone Fungus
Cap Off centered on stalk, top surface light at first then dark brown, fuzzy or fibrous. Hymeneal layer (underside of cap) covered with teeth like projections, margin also fuzzy or uneven.
Stalk brown, same color as cap surface, also fuzzy, attached to margin of cap instead of center.
It may be helpful to note if it is growing on a buried pine or Douglas-fir cone
Created: 2007-01-09 22:03:58 MST (-0700) by Nathan Wilson (nathan)
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