Marasmius sullivantii
Marasmius sullivantii
Marasmius sullivantii
Marasmius sullivantii
Marasmius sullivantii
This gorgeous mushroom is rather common in the hardwood forests of
Indiana, fruiting in the summer and into fall. Cap color a glowing orange-red
when young, fading to an auburn brown. The stem is t
ri-colored. Spore
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white. Marasmius sullivantii is a decomposer of forest floor debris;
what we see as dead leaves and twigs this fungus sees as dinner.