Bird's Nest Fungi - October 2011
Received two photographs of Common Bird's Nest - Crucibulum laeve taken in Ely, Cambridgeshire.
Full description and acknowledgement given on fungiworld.
What is Bird's Nest Fungi?
A fungi in which the spores develop in small egg-like baskets better known as (peridioles).
There are several types: namely
Common Bird's Nest Crucibulum laeve, which can be viewed on Browse 4 of fungiworld.
Fluted Bird's Nest Cyathus striatus
Field Bird's Nest Cyanthus olla