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Galerina vittiformis, a Moss Bell Mushroom A small beauty amongst the moss. The cap is a little less than a centimetre in diameter. Canada,Fall,Galerina vittiformis,Geotagged Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Galerina vittiformis, a Moss Bell Mushroom

A small beauty amongst the moss. The cap is a little less than a centimetre in diameter.

    comments (6)

  1. Very nicely done Gary ;-) Posted one month ago
    1. Flavio, thank you! Posted one month ago
  2. Wonderful composition. Posted one month ago
    1. Thank you William. It’s always nice to find compliant subjects just outside you back door. Posted one month ago
  3. Stunning shot Posted one month ago
    1. Niel, thanks. The in-camera focus stacking helps! Posted one month ago

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''Galerina vittiformis'' is a species of agaric fungus in the family Hymenogastraceae, and the type species of the genus ''Galerina''. It is widely distributed in temperate regions, where it typically grows in moist locations, often among mosses. The fungus has been shown to bioaccumulate various heavy metal from contaminated soil.

Similar species: Agaricales
Species identified by gary fast
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By gary fast

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Uploaded Dec 1, 2018. Captured Nov 29, 2018 09:43 in 315 Whaletown Rd, Whaletown, BC V0P 1Z0, Canada.
  • E-M5MarkII
  • f/8.0
  • 1/50s
  • ISO1000
  • 60mm