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Yellow Earth Tongues uncommon Geotagged,Spathularia flavida,United States Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

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''Spathularia flavida'', commonly known as the yellow earth tongue, the yellow fan, or the fairy fan, is an ascomycete fungus found in coniferous forests of Asia, Europe and North America. It produces a small, fan- or spoon-shaped fruit body with a flat, wavy or lobed cream to yellow colored "head" raised on a white to cream stalk. The height is usually approximately 2–5 cm , and up to 8 cm . The fungus fruits on the ground in mosses, forest duff or humus, and fruit bodies may occur singly,.. more

Similar species: Helotiales
Species identified by morpheme
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Uploaded Oct 20, 2014. Captured Oct 19, 2014 10:35 in National Forest Develop Road 3745 Road, Marblemount, WA 98267, USA.
  • X-E1
  • f/1.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO200
  • 50mm