Observation 1681: Crucibulum laeve (Huds.) Kambly

When: 2006-12-19

Collection location: Los Trancos Preserve, Palo Alto, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Douglas Smith (douglas)

No specimen available

Notes:
Here is the same patch I have been photo’ing for a month here. But this day I get to claim hard-guy macho points for mushrooming in freezing weather, and they were covered with a deep layer of frost.
(Either that or claim uber-geek stupid points… not sure which…)

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Stunning!
By: Darvin DeShazer (darv)
2006-12-26 18:43:10 PST (-0800)

The ice crystals around the opening are all pointing away from the hole. Hardly a single one blocks the opening. Also, they appear to be uniform in both length and diameter. Stunning photo!

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