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Small red cup fungus

Observed: 16th January 2011 By: Mushroom LadyMushroom Lady’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMushroom Lady’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMushroom Lady’s reputation in Fungi and LichensMushroom Lady’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Small bright red cup fungus found growing in moss at the base of a deciduous tree in a grassy area of parkland with scattered deciduous trees. Size about 1 cm diameter.

Identifications

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Species interactions

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