7 March 2011

Fungus Monday

| johnboy
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omphalina and earth star

Michael has sent in some magical pictures for our fungus week at Images of Canberra.

Above is a what he calls “Omphalina meets Earthstar” and shows Omphalina chromacea growing right beside a Gaestrum species.

Below is “Coral on Black Mountain”, a species of coral fungus he hasn’t identified, growing in the moist gullies of Black Mountain.

coral fungus

And here’s a slideshow of what we’ve had so far:

We’d love to have more, send them in to images@the-riotact.com

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Just a reminder:
If you don’t know exactly what it is, dont eat it.

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