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Cobalt Crust Fungus (Terana Caerulea previously Pulicherricium Caerulum) (AKA Blue Velvet Spread) Cath Cobb 17-11-12 IMG_0011

Observed: 17th November 2012 By: Bogey the FungusmanBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and LichensBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and LichensBogey the Fungusman’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Cobalt Crust Fungus (Terana Caerulea previously Pulicherricium Caerulum) (AKA Blue Velvet Spread) Cath Cobb 17-11-12 IMG_0011
Cobalt Crust Fungus (Terana Caerulea previously Pulicherricium Caerulum) (AKA Blue Velvet Spread) Cath Cobb 17-11-12 IMG_0010
Description:

Found on log in Cath Cobb Wood, St Mellons, Cardiff.

Identifications

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

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

D.M.H.'s picture

Lucky bugger! Always wanted

Lucky bugger! Always wanted to find this.

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Bogey the Fungusman's picture

Cobalt Crust

I seem to come across it in a load of places, I've only been photographing and recording fungi for about 3 months now, teaching myself to identify them, and i've come across it in four different locations. Sorry!

Graham