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Bird's nest fungi - Cyathus olla  Cyathus olla,Geotagged,Israel,Winter Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Bird's nest fungi - Cyathus olla

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''Cyathus olla'' is a species of saprobic fungus in the genus ''Cyathus'', family Nidulariaceae. The fruiting bodies resemble tiny bird's nests filled with "eggs": spore-containing structures called peridioles.

Similar species: Agaricales
Species identified by Yael Orgad
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By Yael Orgad

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Uploaded Jan 12, 2021. Captured Jan 7, 2017 12:40 in Israel National Trail, Israel.
  • COOLPIX P600
  • f/3.3
  • 10/400s
  • ISO100
  • 4.3mm