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A Bright Hygrocybe miniata This little fellow was hard to miss even though it was off the trail. Canada,Fall,Geotagged,Hygrocybe miniata,Vermillion Waxcap Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

A Bright Hygrocybe miniata

This little fellow was hard to miss even though it was off the trail.

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''Hygrocybe miniata'', commonly known as the vermilion waxcap, is a small, bright red or red-orange mushroom of the waxcap genus ''Hygrocybe''. It is a cosmopolitan species, that is found worldwide. In Europe, it is found in fields, on sandy heaths, or grassy commons in the autumn . It is found in rainforest and eucalypt forest as well as heathland in Australia.

Similar species: Gilled Mushrooms
Species identified by gary fast
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Uploaded Oct 28, 2019. Captured Oct 26, 2019 10:00 in 729-753 Whaletown Rd, Mansons Landing, BC V0P 1K0, Canada.
  • E-M5MarkII
  • f/18.0
  • 1/250s
  • ISO1250
  • 60mm