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Chromelosporiopsis coerulescens Fungus on detritus near a forest trail.<br />
 Chromelosporiopsis coerulescens,Geotagged,Spring,United States Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Chromelosporiopsis coerulescens

Fungus on detritus near a forest trail.

    comments (5)

  1. Nice and fluffy! Posted one year ago
    1. Yes! :D Posted one year ago
      1. ID update! It is a fungus! People are calling it "purple fuzz of the woods" for fun :D LOL Posted one year ago
  2. Amazing how you find these in the wild, I only have ever seen them in the lab. Posted one year ago
    1. Oh really? We get lots of slime molds and fungi here in the South with the humidity, especially in older growth forests (we live in the middle of one).

      This slime, along with Fuligo septica, is one of the more common ones in our area.
      Posted one year ago, modified one year ago

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A species of fungus in the Pezizaceae family.

Similar species: Pezizales
Species identified by Lisa Kimmerling
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By Lisa Kimmerling

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Uploaded May 18, 2021. Captured May 14, 2021 13:25 in 1850 Carters Dam Rd, Chatsworth, GA 30705, USA.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/25.0
  • 1/181s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm