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Snaketongue Truffleclub

Observed: 27th August 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
Snaketongue Truffleclub, Cordyceps ophiglossoides
Snaketongue Truffleclub, Cordyceps ophiglossoides 1
Description:

Found growing under beech trees. It had very slender yellow "roots" growing from false truffles (picture 2). There may have been conifers nearby. It was a mixed wood.

Identifications

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    Likely ID
    Snakeskin Truffleclub (Cordyceps ophiglossoides)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
Species interactions

No interactions present.