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The coral fungus (Clavaria zollingeri) - this clavarioid fungi typically has erect, simple or branched basidiocarps (fruit bodies) that are formed on the ground, decaying vegetation, or dead wood. (photo by Dan Molter at the Mushroom Observer)

Clavaria zollingeri, commonly known as the violet coral or the magenta coral, is a widely distributed species of fungus. It produces striking tubular, purple to pinkish-violet fruit bodies that grow up to 10 cm in) tall and 7 cm in) wide.

Heaven Can Wait - The Most Powerful Hallucinogen

Elegant Pink Mushrooms, so pretty and unusual. I have always loved Pink. I know it's in Vogue right Now, But it's always been my favorite Color. My bedroom furniture as a Girl was all Pink. I had the coolest room. Thanks Mom.

An Eclectic Pause

© Enoki Mushrooms ©Andy Phillipson / International Garden Photographer of the Year . There's a fungus among u

The 'Barbie pagoda' fungus. Photograph: Marc Ducousso  A nearly fluorescent, candy pink fungus species has been discovered in New Caledonia. Its fruiting bodies are also very unusual in their architecture, producing up to half-a-dozen caps diminishing in size from bottom to top, all emanating from a central stem that can reach 10cm in height.    The "Barbie pagoda" fungus is an ectomycorrhizal symbiont forming sheaths around the roots of the oak gum, Arillastrum gummiferum.

New to Nature No 55: Podoserpula miranda

The pink towers of the 'Barbie pagoda' fungus make a bright addition to the known flora of New Caledonia, writes Quentin Wheeler

Cup fungus on log, Manu National Park, Peru

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cool Spinellus Fusiger (Bonnet Mould) on a Mycena Zephirus mushroom ~ By Julio G&#243...

Spinellus Fusiger (Bonnet Mould) on a Mycena Zephirus mushroom ~ By Julio Gó

Spinellus Fusiger (Bonnet Mould) -- growing on a Mycena Zephirus mushroom (By Julio Gómez Raindo).

awesome Wrinkled Peach mushroom (Rhodotus palmatus) ~ By Dan Molter...

Wrinkled Peach mushroom (Rhodotus palmatus) ~ By Dan Molter

Wrinkled Peach mushroom (Rhodotus palmatus) ~ By Dan Molter - neat looking cap for color and texture