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Lichenomphalia umbellifera Lichenomphalia umbellifera fruiting body (the mushroom) growing in sphagnum on a damp vertical rock face in a balsam fir, jack pine, and black spruce forest. The algal host was noted coating near most of the spots where the mushroom appeared except here. Located about 1 mile south of Jeanette Lake on the west side of Nigh Creek. Basidiolichen,Coccomyxa,Geotagged,Jeanette Lake,Lichenomphalia umbellifera,Minnesota,Nigh Creek,Spring,United States,algal,forest,mushroom,peat moss,sphagnum Click/tap to enlarge

Lichenomphalia umbellifera

Lichenomphalia umbellifera fruiting body (the mushroom) growing in sphagnum on a damp vertical rock face in a balsam fir, jack pine, and black spruce forest. The algal host was noted coating near most of the spots where the mushroom appeared except here. Located about 1 mile south of Jeanette Lake on the west side of Nigh Creek.

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  1. Very nice! Posted 7 months ago

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''Lichenomphalia umbellifera'' is a species of agaric fungus in the family Hygrophoraceae.

Similar species: Gilled Mushrooms
Species identified by Gary B
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Uploaded Mar 6, 2019. Captured May 23, 2016 17:47 in Forest Rte 471, Tower, MN 55790, USA.
  • Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL
  • f/2.8
  • 1/80s
  • ISO400
  • 100mm