Ramaria formosa identification

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Ramaria formosa (Fr.) Qu?l. syn. Clavaria formosa Fr. Sch?ne Koralle Cifra korallgomba Clavaire ?l?gante. Fruit body 7?30cm high, 6?15cm wide, pinkish-ochraceous to orange-pink, lemon-yellow at tips of the numerous branches. Stem 30?60 x 25?60mm, whitish orange, itself much-branched. Flesh white or tinged orange-yellow, often bruising vinaceous to blackish. Taste bitter. Spores ochraceous, oblong, elliptic, roughened, 8?15 x 4?6?. Habitat in humus in woods, usually deciduous. Season autumn. Rare. Poisonous ? causes diarrhoea. Distribution, America and Europe.

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More info about Ramaria formosa mushroom

Stem type:
Lateral
rudimentary or absent
Poisonous/Suspect
Habitat:
Grows in woods
Grows on the ground
Spore colour:
White
cream or yellowish
Fungus colour:
Orange
Normal size:
over 15cm
Location:
North America
Europe
Flesh:
Flesh discolours when cut
bruised or damaged
Cifra korallgomba, Clavaire ?l?gante, Sch?ne Koralle
Last modification: 2015-10-15 17:40:16

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