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Fungi on dung for ID please.

Observed: 10th March 2013 By: charlie streetscharlie streets’s reputation in Fungi and Lichenscharlie streets’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens

Many of these on horse or cow dung. Up to 1mm across.Some are showing asci in the Hymenium (I think).


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

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Ascobolus crenulatus I think

Ascobolus crenulatus I think see


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Hi Mal,thanks for that.I'd

Hi Mal,thanks for that.I'd love to see your youtube video but my computer's too old and slow unfortunately!
It was quite tricky trying to photograph the Ascobolus with the asci still intact in full sunlight - they kept disappearing before my eyes :-)