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Armillaria gemina Dark, reddish brown mushrooms growing from a shared base. The caps had tiny scales and white gills. The stipes had yellow basal mycelium that were bioluminescent.  <br />
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Habitat: Growing on rotting, mostly buried oak. Armillaria,Armillaria gemina,Fall,Geotagged,United States,fungus,mushroom Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Armillaria gemina

Dark, reddish brown mushrooms growing from a shared base. The caps had tiny scales and white gills. The stipes had yellow basal mycelium that were bioluminescent.

Habitat: Growing on rotting, mostly buried oak.

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  1. There it goes, that precious miniature forest catch of the day! ;-) Posted 6 days ago
    1. Haha, yes! Aren't they lovely :) Posted 6 days ago

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''Armillaria gemina'' is a species of mushroom in the family Physalacriaceae. In North America, this rare species is found from the Appalachian Mountains eastwards. The mycelium of the fungus is bioluminescent.

Similar species: Gilled Mushrooms
Species identified by Christine Young
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By Christine Young

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Uploaded Nov 8, 2018. Captured Oct 21, 2018 12:22 in 55 Locust St, Coventry, RI 02816, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/64s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm