Crown-tipped Coral Fungus – 6/9/19
Observer: Hana Jenner
Observation Date: 6/9/19
Observation Time: 2:20 p.m.
Observation Location: on a log beside a trail near Brook Road
Common Name: Crown-tipped Coral Fungus
Scientific Name: Artomyces pyxidatus
Comments: This is one of the few coral fungi found on decaying wood. The crown-like tips of the branches are unlike those of any of the other coral fungi, thus making this species relatively easy to identify.
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