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Fungi  Fall,Geotagged,Laccaria amethystina,Netherlands Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. Wonderful, Mike! Looks like this species, do you agree?

    Forest Candy .:. Amethyst Deceiver  Amethyst Deceiver,Laccaria amethystina,mushroom,rodekool zwam
    Posted 6 years ago, modified 6 years ago
    1. Thank you. Yes I agree with you.
      I had already seen them, but I hesitated.
      Posted 6 years ago
      1. I'm reasonably sure about the species, similar example:

        In the world of fungi, it's hard to be sure though.
        Posted 6 years ago

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"Laccaria amethystina", commonly known as the Amethyst Deceiver is a small brightly colored, edible mushroom, that grows in deciduous as well as coniferous forests. Because its bright amethyst coloration fades with age and weathering, it becomes difficult to identify, hence the common name ‘Deceiver’.

Similar species: Agaricales
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Mike van Harn

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Uploaded Feb 12, 2017. Captured Nov 21, 2014 14:04 in Van Brederodelaan, 1861 Bergen, Netherlands.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/5.6
  • 1/20s
  • ISO500
  • 100mm