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Orange Oyster - Phyllotopsis nidulans Habitat: Rotting wood<br />
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''Phyllotopsis nidulans'', commonly known as the mock oyster or the orange oyster, is a species of fungus in the family Tricholomataceae, and the type species of the genus ''Phyllotopsis''. It is widely dispersed in temperate zones of the Northern Hemisphere, where it grows on decaying wood.

Similar species: Agaricales
Species identified by Christine Young
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Uploaded Apr 6, 2021. Captured Sep 7, 2020 08:56 in 5 East St, New Milford, CT 06776, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/64s
  • ISO640
  • 100mm