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Scarlet Elf Cup (Sarcoscypha coccinea)

Observed: 22nd December 2011 By: igm54
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Scarlet Elf Cup (Sarcoscypha coccinea)
Sarcoscypha coccinea
Scarlet Elf Cup
Description:

Found among the leaf litter and broken branches on the wood floor. Tough, brightly coloured scarlet cup. Does not appear in abundance but singular cups.

Identifications

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Species interactions

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