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Scarlet Elf Cup

Observed: 15th March 2012 By: flaxtonflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichensflaxton’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
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Description:

With curly hairs and mostly truncate spores S austriaca rather than S coccinea

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

jhn7's picture

How lovely!

Such a striking fungus and great to be sure of it's species!

Janet
Certificate in Contemporary Science (Open)

martinjohnbishop's picture

Yes, congratulations

At last we can be sure after so many similar observations