Cordyceps militaris

Cordyceps militaris

Observation - Cordyceps militaris. Description: Near field boundary small orange-red club shaped head with a slender stem solitary or in small clusters 0.5cm dia x 3cm tall.Rather an unusual fungi as it grows from caterpillar and moth pupae under the soil.The second photo shows this but I put it back i

Near field boundary small orange-red club shaped head with a slender stem solitary or in small clusters 0.5cm dia x 3cm tall.Rather an unusual fungi as it grows from caterpillar and moth pupae under the soil.The second photo shows this but I put it back into the soil after photographing it.