Earth Tongue
Height ~30mm
Adelaide Hills
Orange Cup Fungus
Cupping & Texture
 
    
Orange Cup Fungus (Discinella terrestris)Class: Fungus (Fungi) - Sac Fungus (Ascomycota) - Cup Fungus (Leotiomycetes)
Order: Cup Fungus (Helotiales)
Family: Cup Fungus (Helotiaceae)
Species: Orange Cup Fungus (Discinella terrestris)
This Photo:     Small Patch (~2-10mm heads)
Other name: Earth Buttons

Thank you Michal Dutkiewicz for identifying this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 14-Aug-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species