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Giant Funnel

Observed: 19th July 2011 By: LittorellaLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and LichensLittorella’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

Very large (the size of a dinnerplate) striking white fungus. Earlier in the week the fruits had smooth, entire edges. Funnel shaped.

Identifications

Caution: Do NOT use iSpot to identify fungi to eat!

Some fungi are very poisonous so a mistaken ID could have serious consequences.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

miked's picture

Were they yellow as shown in

Were they yellow as shown in the photos or white?

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When young they were more

When young they were more creamy white - not yellow. They yellow is an artefact of the camera colour balance being set for an overcast day.