Approximately 10-15mm across, just showing through the ground in a lightly wooded and rocky area.
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rather than plants.
...I was about to suggest something like a cotoneaster berry having been partially eaten, but it's clearly a Scarlet Elf Cup.
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Lat/Lng: 41.407, 15.429
Southern mid Italy next to a lake