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Candlesnuff fungus

Observed: 6th October 2013 By: ChuckChuck’s reputation in Fungi and Lichens
Candlesnuff fungus or stags horn - Xylaria Hypoxylon (6)
Candlesnuff fungus or stags horn - Xylaria Hypoxylon (2)
Description:

On fallen deadwood (Beech). I believe it is still relatively young as the branches have not flattened and become antler like.

Identifications

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Species interactions

No interactions present.