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Elaphomyces muricatus Fr. (a false truffle)? (Identification not confirmed)

Elaphomyces muricatus Fr. (a false truffle), Fruitbody - LS - close-up - pale background

1. Fruitbody - LS - close-up - pale background

contortion due to Cordyceps ophioglossoides parasitism


Image Reference P59982
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Specimen prep LS
Background pale background
Malcolm Storey Nikon D100 dSLR with Tamron SP T90 AF Macro 1:1 lens.
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Record info

Warning: Identification questionable
Date: 3 September 2005
OS grid ref: SU56
Lat/Lon: 51° 30' N, 1° 10' W
Location: Vice County: Berks, VC22, England
Voucher: 03/09/2005[A]
Stage or state: Fruitbody
Record Summary: under birch, with Cordyceps ophioglossoides parasite
Associated organism: under live tree of Betula
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