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Green Elf Cup  Chlorociboria aeruginascens,Fall,Geotagged,United States Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Bizarre. I've never seen a fungi with a color looking even remotely like this, also not online. Awesome! Posted 5 years ago

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''Chlorociboria aeruginascens'' is a saprobic species of mushroom, commonly known as the green elfcup or the green wood cup because of its characteristic small, green, saucer-shaped fruit bodies. Although the actual fruit bodies are infrequently seen, the green staining of wood caused by the fungus is more prevalent.

Similar species: Helotiales
Species identified by morpheme
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Uploaded Sep 23, 2015. Captured Oct 23, 2015 14:40 in W Tiger 3 Trail, Issaquah, WA 98027, USA.
  • X-E1
  • f/1.0
  • 10s
  • ISO200
  • 50mm