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Ghost Fungus at Wallaga Lake, NSW

Omphalotus nidiformis at Wallaga Lake, NSW - 4 Jun 2020

Identification history

Fungus Omphalotus nidiformis 4 Jun 2020 Pam
Fungus Omphalotus nidiformis 4 Jun 2020 Pam
Unidentified 4 Jun 2020 JoyGeorgeson

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Author's notes

A fungi growing on a grassy reserve at the edge of Wallaga Lake.


Pam wrote:
   4 Jun 2020
This is a luminous fungus so if you have the opportunity to have a look at it at night it's worth the effort!
Volplana wrote:
   5 Jun 2020
Yes, I have seen large colonies of them at my property at Rocky Hall glowing at night. A fantastic sight.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 4 Jun 2020 Recorded on
  • JoyGeorgeson Recorded by

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