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Cordyceps tuberculata - closeup, La Isla Escondida, Colombia A cordyceps fungi growing out of a moth. I&#039;ll post it in the Cordyceps FB group to see if I can get an ID.<br />
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Cordyceps tuberculata - closeup, La Isla Escondida, Colombia

A cordyceps fungi growing out of a moth. I'll post it in the Cordyceps FB group to see if I can get an ID.

Cordyceps tuberculata on moth, La Isla Escondida, Colombia A cordyceps fungi growing out of a moth. I'll post it in the Cordyceps FB group to see if I can get an ID.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/72481/cordyceps_on_moth_-_closeup_la_isla_escondida_colombia.html  Colombia,Colombia 2018,Colombia South,Cordyceps tuberculata,Dwarf Caterpillar Club,Fall,Geotagged,La Isla Escondida,Putumayo,South America,World

    comments (3)

  1. That's wild! Posted 5 months ago
    1. It takes a lot to get you from "cute!" to "that's wild!". I finally did it :) Posted 5 months ago
      1. Haha! Posted 5 months ago

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Cordyceps tuberculata, the Dwarf Caterpillar Club, is a parasitic fungus in the Cordyceps genus.

Similar species: Hypocreales
Species identified by fchristant
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By fchristant

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Uploaded Jan 10, 2019. Captured Oct 20, 2018 18:01 in Orito, Putumayo, Colombia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/16.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO64
  • 105mm