Heading
Homepage Search User Guide Glossary References Other Field Guides


Clavulinopsis fusiformis

Spindle-shaped Yellow Coral

Family Clavariaceae


Potentially Edible
A cluster of spindle-shaped, yellow clubs that are fused together at the base.

WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND THAT YOU NOT EAT ANY OF THE FUNGUS SPECIES ON THIS WEBSITE, IN CASE EITHER WE OR YOU MAKE AN IDENTIFICATION MISTAKE.


Description

Mushroom: >1cm (3/8") wide, 5-15cm (2-6") high. Spindle-shaped, round or flat. Fused and branched at base, can be branched once or twice on op. smooth to longitudinally wrinkled or grooved.

Flesh: Yellow, firm to brittle.

Stalk: Indistinct, white and hairy at base.

Spore print: White to yellow.

 




Mushroom (Limor Weizmann Peru, MA)
Mushroom

 


Mushroom (Limor Weizmann Peru, MA)
Mushroom



Habitat and Range

On ground in woods or field. Densely clustered. Eastern North America.

Season

June-October.

 

Mushroom cluster (Limor Weizmann Peru, MA)
Mushroom Cluster

Homepage Search User Guide Glossary References Other Field Guides